Telling Timor L'Este in film

4pm TALK AND FILM SCREENING: Telling Timor L'Este in film [With Jose Da Costa] - In 1995, Jose Da Costa was one of 18 young East Timorese who sailed to Australia for five nights, in a small fishing boat, seeking safety. Jose is now a primary school teacher, film-maker and actor. Jose will talk about his experiences and the challenges facing Timor L'Este today, including the Australian government's theft of Timor's oil and gas reserves and Timor's forthcoming national election. To finish the session, Jose will screen two of his short films: 'Jose's Story' a 6 min shot animation directed by Wendy Chandler, produced by Jose Da Costa and Wendy Chandler and a short documentary 'Salvador' directed by Jose Da Costa and produced by Dili Film Works.

Talk and Film screening
Friday, May 13, 2016 - 16:00