QueryPic Exploring digitised newspapers from Australia & New Zealand

'The Sheik' in New Zealand

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Created by

Kate Hunter

Date created

16 August 2019


A keyword search of 'The Sheik' in the NZ digitized newspapers shows the same pattern as in the Australian papers, with a slightly later peak. The film toured NZ about a year after it arrived in Australia. Again, there was a flurry of interest in 1938 when the film was reprised