FILM: ITALIAN FILM SCREENING: IL SOLE DENTRO
6 Aug 2019 | 7.30pm - 9.20pm
This is the true story of Yaguine and Fodé (Thabo and Rocco) victims of the football slavery.
Thabo, a young boy taken away from his Guinean village as a football talent, is abandoned on the street because he is considered not gifted enough. His teammate Rocco tracks him down and goes on an adventurous trip to N’Dola, where Thabo’s family lives.
English Title: Bright Flight
Directed by: Paolo Bianchini
With: Angela Finocchiaro, Diego Bianchi, Gaetano Fresa, Fallou Kama
Language Production: Italian
Duration: 1 hr 45 min
The Italian film series is organised in collaboration with the Istituto Italiano di Cultura Sydney. Each film will be subtitled in English. Refreshments will be provided free of charge. (Food service will commence at 6:30pm).
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Duration1 hr 45 min
Phone02 8711 7123
FILM: NFSA RESTORES: MABO LIFE OF AN ISLAND MAN (1997)
4 Jul 2019
11.00am - 1.00pm
This documentary explores the public and private stories of Eddie Mabo, a man who changed Australia’s legal and political landscape.