[TimorLesteStudies] East Timorese Film Screening in Canberra
jenster at cres10.anu.edu.au
Sat Feb 24 16:44:52 EST 2007
You are invited to the Canberra Premiere of
Rise up Maubere people!
5.30pm, Wednesday March 7, 2007
Coombs Lecture Theatre, Fellows Rd, ANU
enter the ANU via Ellery Crescent from Marcus Clarke Street
FRETILIN spokesperson, Sahe da Silva, will introduce the film and
lead a Q&A afterwards
Timorese people from all over the island talk about the first four
years of the majority FRETILIN government and the role of FRETILIN in
the independence of their nation. This 36 minute film, with
sub-titles, is essential viewing for all Australians who care about
the Timorese people and what is happening to their country today. It
was created by Lucia Salinas Briones, two Timorese and one Indonesian
filmmaker between October and December 2006.
Entry is Free, but everyone is asked to donate to help cover the
outstanding expenses of this project and to support ongoing english
language media capacity in Timor Leste. DVDs on sale for $20.
Organised by: Timor-Leste Studies Association - www.etstudies-aust.org
Funded by: SEARCH Foundation and Timor Leste Democracy Support
Flyer available from: www.etstudies-aust.org/FRETILIN.pdf
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