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Support the Gunns 20
— January 19, 2010
Feb 2nd marks the start of the longest running and most expensive legal case of its type, the Gunns20. After 5 years, more than $3million dollars spent by Gunns Ltd and 51 court appearances, the Gunns20 case will go to trial.
World Day Against the Death Penalty (Singapore): Forum & campaign to save the life of Yong Vui Kong
— October 08, 2009
As the World Day against Death Penalty approaches on 10th October 2009, we the Singapore Anti-Death Penalty Campaign call upon the Singapore government to join 138 states throughout the world that have ceased executions in law or practice.
The Mekong - A River of Life
— February 04, 2010
A photographic exhibition
— February 22, 2009
An exhibition of designs for an Ecological Business District neighbouring Docklands. Visions from the Victorian Eco-Innovation Lab. http://ecoinnovationlab.com/news/1-general/137-eco-city-exhibition
Abortion, Corruption and Cops
— September 30, 2008
Film screening and speakers about the struggle for a women's right to choose.
Sustainable Living Festival 2009 (Melbourne, AUS)
— February 08, 2009
The Sustainable Living Festival showcases a huge range of exhibitors, talks, workshops, art, films and performances celebrating and inspiring sustainable communities. Come and explore the Festival's three-day program in the heart of the city of Melbourne and be a part of the celebrations.
'In the Hot-house' - The 2009 Melbourne Social Forum
— March 05, 2009
In the Hot-house is a festival to bring together Melbourne's community to discuss, engage and lead the public debate on important environmental and social issues. This years primary theme will be positive responses to climate change, however a wide range of important environmental and social issues will be covered.
Rally: International Day Against Multinational Corporations
Yerry Nikholas Borang
— July 21, 2010
Corporations around the world act as a law unto their own. We see this play out in our myriad struggles. Many people are continuing the fight against the domination corporations exercise over peoples' lives, and we ask that you join us on this day to take a public stand against... the devastation these amoral corporations are inflicting on us and other oppressed peoples.
Pekan Melawan Lupa: Peringatan Atas Tragedi Kemanusiaan di Masa Lalu
Yerry Nikholas Borang
— September 24, 2010
Bagaimana mungkin kami melupakan masa lalu yang kelam. Kami ingin mengingatnya ...Bukan untuk memuaskan dendam, bukan pula untuk mencari pembenaran Kami ingin mengingatnya karena masa lalu itu merupakan bagian dari bangsa kami, dan kami tak mau terulang lagi
From Balibo to Martenus Bere: Justice for East Timor
— January 26, 2010
A talk by Clinton Fernandes, Consulting Historian on Balibo film
"Everything we should have known, but were never supposed to find out..."
OPEN CHANNEL - Video Slam 2008
— May 12, 2008
VIDEO SLAM will again kick off with a two-day workshop, from Tuesday 6pm 20 May to Thursday 6pm 22 May, wherein participants will learn how to incorporate Creative Commons-licensed content into a short film produced on site at Horse Bazaar, Melbourne’s Digital Arts bar, in under 48 hours. The finished work will be screened at the VIDEO SLAM forum and re-appropriated into the live re-mix event.
World Refugee Week Event - "Are We There Yet?"
— June 12, 2008
Where we are up to in the struggle for refugee rights? A public forum in regard to issues involving Asylum Seekers. Featuring guest speakers & performances. The project is funded by Reichstein Foundation & produced in partnership with Refugee Action Collective (RAC) & Multicultural Arts Victoria. No bookings necessary.
Artist Talk: theweathergroup_U
— June 20, 2008
Artist Talk: theweathergroup_U Sunday, 22 June 2008, 12:30pm, Cockatoo Island, Free theweathergroup_U is a collective pursuing experimental methods of audio-visual media production, environmental mapping and monitoring technologies, and processes of community-based interaction. theweathergroup_U seeks to examine how people from differing social and cultural backgrounds can connect with and further understand the environmental and ecological systems that surround them.
"Nowhere here in the middle" – Produced and Directed by Tara Jones.
— September 02, 2008
If the government wanted to build a radioactive waste dump in your backyard... and changed the law to to make it happen... and told you it's perfectly safe.. what would you do?
Fire of the Island
— September 02, 2008
theweathergroup_U presents a final screening/event on the last day of the Biennale. "Fire of the Island" follows Isabell Coe, Robert Corowa and co. as they establish the Sacred Fire and move the Aboriginal Tent Embassy to Cockatoo Island after the Sydney Olympics, 2000. Robert Corowa and film maker G K Young will present the documentary. Percussionist extraordinaire, Louis Burdett will perform a live score. Bang!
The Tangled Web
— April 29, 2009
A series of public forums about the internet regulation debate in Australia
The "Indonesian Solution" is NO solution
— February 15, 2010
Public forum on the Tamil asylum seekers fate in Indonesia
Human rights, Democracy, and Peace Resolution in Indonesia
— February 17, 2010
Usman Hamid of the Commission for Missing Persons and Victims of Violence (KontraS) and Yan Christian Warinussy, a human rights lawyer and the Director of the Institute for Research, Analysis and Development of Legal Aid, in Manokwari, West Papua talk of all the challenges, social injustice and the future West Papua. The talk is moderated by SBS filmmaker David O’Shea.
Obrolan Sore: Medium in the Mess Age
— July 14, 2010
Suharto: the legacy of a hero?
— November 09, 2010
The controversy over granting former President Soeharto the status of a national hero has become a political debate in Indonesia about Suharto’s three decades of human rights abuses.
Go Green... Eco-Friendly? or Eco-Trendy?
— November 18, 2010
Let's Learn & Share about Green & Sustainable Lifestyle Issues at: ECO Indonesia Learning Session
Screening of a West Papuan documentary ‘Strange Birds in Paradise’
— December 02, 2010
In conjunction with the International Human Rights Day, the Move Media Communications (MMC) would like to invite you to join the inauguration of the DVD of the first human rights film festival in Thailand.
Sustainability and Technology
— October 09, 2008
Hear a panel of local experts discuss how technology and sustainability intersect.
WEST PAPUA INFORMATION EVENING.
— November 11, 2009
Come and see the acclaimed film: FORGOTTEN BIRD OF PARADISE Directed, filmed and produced by Dominic Brown [U.K.] Secretly filmed inside the Indonesian province of Papua. This is the first and currently ONLY scheduled showing of this film in full in Australia! http://www.forgottenbirdofparadise.net
'Strange Birds in Paradise - A West Papuan Story'
— May 20, 2010
We are coming to Sydney June 9th - 15th for the Australia premier of Strange Birds in Paradise and I'd love to invite all to the premier (June 10th 6pm) and perhaps have a chat after. We are an independent film company and have completely self funded this doco, So we now need as much help as possible to get the film out there. Can you pass the rest of this email around through your networks so that we get a sell-out audience for our competition screening on the 10th June. Let me know if there is anyone you think we should invite. thank you for your help Charlie HS
Media That Matters Film Festival
Media That Matters
— May 20, 2009
The Media That Matters Film Festival brings high-impact shorts and Take Action tools to audiences around the country all year long through the distribution of the jury-selected collection on DVD and by web streaming, broadcasts and community screenings. Join us for the Premiere on June 3rd for this year's award winning collection of shorts and documentaries!
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