Films by Pip Starr
from 09:30 PM to 11:30 PM
'I believe documentary should be beautiful and entertaining as well as emotionally and intellectually stimulating. I have always been inspired by the work of activists and others who have a long-term vision for the world that is about peace and real sustainability.’
* PipStarr, 2007
Films to be screened
Fight For Country
The Story of the Jabiluka Blockade, the campaign to stop a second Uranium mine in Kakadu National Park.
Through the Wire
In 2003 dozens of asylum seekers escaped from the notorious Woomera Detention Centre during a protest at the remote desert location. Pip Starr was at the forefront of all the action.
The First Wave
In 2008 the people of the Carteret Islands have begun relocating to mainland Bougainville as their Atoll becomes uninhabitable. They are among an emerging class of global citizens – environmental refugees.
A full listing of Pip's films can be found here
To be held at ACMI, Federation Square, Melbourne, at 4.30pm on Saturday, December 20th, 2008. All tickets $8.00, available from the Box Office on (03)86632583, or online at www.acmi.net.au/