Today I attended the world premier today of Chauka, Please Tell Us the Time at the Sydney Film Festival. It is one of the most disturbing films I have ever seen. As an Australian I feel ashamed, complicit and appalled.
Iranian-Kurdish journalist detainee, Behrouz Boochani and an Iranian-Dutch filmmaker, Arash Kamali Sarvestani, made this film with footage shot on a mobile phone.
It is a unique record of daily life on Manus Island detention centre.
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