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Freedom Stories at Aireys Inlet Pub

13 August 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Aireys Inlet Rural Australians for Refugees

“Freedom Stories”

Screening at the Aireys Inlet Pub Sunday August 13, 3-5pm
Followed by Q&A with filmmaker Steve Thomas
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Presenting a welcome respite from the political cacophony that usually accompanies discussions of asylum seekers and refugees, Freedom Stories takes a considered look at the lives and achievements of former ‘boat people’ who have spent the last decade making Australia their home. Directed by award-winning filmmaker Steve Thomas (Hope, 2008), some of the documentary’s participants were just children when they arrived from the Middle East around 2001 seeking asylum.
These are ordinary people who found themselves trapped in the extraordinary consequences of political manoeuvring. Now, finally, it is time for their voices to be heard.

Fundraiser Entry: $10 pay on the day.

Booking: or 0425792911 

Details

Date:
13 August 2017
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Venue

The Pub
Aireys Inlet, + Google Map