Liana’s refugee story

Griffith University intern Andrejs Boboks is embarking on a documentary series covering the Latvian and Russian ethnic community of Brisbane.


In his sixth video Andrejs chats to 81-year-old Liana who shares her refugee story about escaping from Latvia to Australia after the Second World War.

She chats about a few issues with New Zealand immigration and finally arriving to Australia.

Directed by Andrejs Boboks
Filmed on Location Camp Hill, Brisbane 24 October 2015