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MIL-Evening Report: Films about 1965 anti-communist stigma dominate Indonesian festival

By   /  August 11, 2018  /  1965 Indonesian purge, Analysis-Reportage, Anti-communist purge, APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia Report, Culture, English, Evening Report, Film, Film festival, Filmmaking, history, Human Rights, Indonesia, Land rights, Massacres, Media, MIL OSI, Military, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, PMC Reportage, Politics, Reportage, Reports, Squatters  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Films about 1965 anti-communist stigma dominate Indonesian festival

The trailer for Eka Saputri’s film Melawan Arus. Video: Komunitas Kedung By Joko Santoso in Purbalingga A short film by a student whose family were victims of the 1965 anti-communist purge in Indonesia has won best fictional film at the 2018 Purbalingga Film Festival. The film titled Against the Current (Melawan Arus) was directed by […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Controversial ‘Confucius’ doco gets mixed response at NZ universities

By   /  August 10, 2018  /  Analysis-Reportage, APJS newsfile, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia-Pacific Journalism, Censorship, China, Culture, Documentary, English, Evening Report, Falun Gong, Featured, Filmmaking, freedom of expression, Global, Human Rights, In The Name of Confucius, Media, Media Freedom, MIL OSI, Multimedia, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Controversial ‘Confucius’ doco gets mixed response at NZ universities

In The Name Of Confucius trailer for the 52-minute documentary. A Chinese government-sponsored cultural and education programme offers Mandarin lessons around the world. But a new film raises questions about a darker side of the Confucius Institutes, reports Rahul Bhattarai of Asia Pacific Journalism. Chinese-born Canadian film director Doris Liu has had her visa to […]

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