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Title Australian Story: Northam Exposure
Published Australia : ABC1, 2013
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Summary Introduced by Adam HillsSami Shah has been in Australia for less than one year but he's already making a name for himself on the stand up comedy circuit in Western Australia. Shah was fronting his own groundbreaking satirical show on TV in Karachi; a dangerous line of work in the political environment of Pakistan. After a narrow escape from a devastating bomb attack he and his wife and small daughter applied through the official migration process to settle in Australia. Under the terms of their migration visa they were obliged to settle in a rural area and ended up in the small town of Northam. When Sami Shah took to the stage with his cutting edge stand up routines, not everyone was amused..
Event Broadcast 2013-06-10 at 20:00:00
Notes Classification: NC
Subject Journalists -- Political and social views.
Male comedians.
Television comedies.
Sunnites -- Relations.
Western Australia.
Pakistan -- Karachi.
Form Streaming video
Author Hills, Adam, host
Alvi, Ishma, contributor
Brooke, Mic, contributor
Davis, Laura, contributor
Holmes, Jon, contributor
Marsh, Jo, contributor
Parri, Linda, contributor
Saigol-Lakhani, Nazafreen, contributor
Shah, Azmat, contributor
Shah, Sami, contributor
Zolnier, Mandy, contributor