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East Timor - Birth of a Nation, Rosa's Story
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directed by Luigi Acquisto, fl. 1987-2014; produced by Stella Zammataro, fl. 2002 and Luigi Acquisto, fl. 1987-2014, in East Timor - Birth of a Nation (Acton, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2002), 55 mins
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Rosa Martins, a young widow, lives with her three youngest boys in a shack she built herself in East Timor's capital, Dili. After 18 months of saving, she finally has the money to travel to two distant orphanages where, in desperation, she sent her three older children. It's the first time the entire family will b...
directed by Luigi Acquisto, fl. 1987-2014; produced by Stella Zammataro, fl. 2002 and Luigi Acquisto, fl. 1987-2014, in East Timor - Birth of a Nation (Acton, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2002), 55 mins
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East Timor - Birth of a Nation, Lu Olo's Story
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directed by Andrew Sully, fl. 1995 and Luigi Acquisto, fl. 1987-2014; produced by Stella Zammataro, fl. 2002 and Luigi Acquisto, fl. 1987-2014, in East Timor - Birth of a Nation (Acton, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2002), 55 mins
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For more than 20 years, Francisco “Lu Olo” Guterres was a guerilla fighter in the East Timorese struggle against Indonesian occupation. He is one of only a handful of Falintil commanders who was never captured by the enemy and the only original member of Fretilin to have survived in East Timor. Now, he has lef...
directed by Andrew Sully, fl. 1995 and Luigi Acquisto, fl. 1987-2014; produced by Stella Zammataro, fl. 2002 and Luigi Acquisto, fl. 1987-2014, in East Timor - Birth of a Nation (Acton, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2002), 55 mins
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Tradition and Fishing
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in Wawata Topu: Mermaids of Timor-Leste (New Caledonia: Secretariat of the Pacific Community (Organization)), 9 mins
"I want to have a good life. If a man asks for marriage it's ok, if not, it's also ok. But if he asks... once he settles the "barlake" and we can get married, then I would go to live with his family. I want a man to settle the "barlake", because living in Adara is not so... So once he settles it, I can go to live...
in Wawata Topu: Mermaids of Timor-Leste (New Caledonia: Secretariat of the Pacific Community (Organization)), 9 mins
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