Shooting Balibo : Blood and Memory in East Timor
When foreign correspondent Tony Maniaty goes back to Timor for the first time since he fled for his life thirty years before, he discovers a land of ghosts - some he left behind, and some he's brought with him. He's there to watch five young actors play out the last days of five friends of his - men who were murdered by the Indonesian army in one of the most infamous incidents (and cover-ups) in Australian foreign affairs. He's also there to talk to some friends who survived - Gusmao, Ramos-Horta - people he knew as guerillas and who now run the country. When he arrives, past and present, fiction and fact begin to overlap...
- 137.16 x 165.1 x 27.94mm | 294.83g
- 14 May 2012
- Bolinda Audio