The Opposition

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Screen Café

The Opposition


Venue

Raffertys Theatre

Dates

17 July - 22 July 2017

Event Type

Cinema Screening

Featuring post-screening Q&A with director Hollie Fifer on 17 July

In a David-and-Goliath battle over a slice of Papua New Guinea paradise, Hollie Fifer’s investigate documentary comes to our screen following court action in Australia.

Joe Moses, leader of the Paga Hill Settlement, struggles to save his 3,000 people before they are evicted. Battling it out in the courts, Joe may find his community replaced with a five-star hotel and marina.

Monday 17 July 7pm (Includes Q&A)
Saturday 22 July 4pm

Language: English and Tok Pisin with English subtitles
Classification: PG – Mild themes, violence and coarse language
Distributor: Media Stockade

Ticket Options

Members Adult $12
Members Concession $9
Adult $15
Concession $12
F/T Student $12
Child Under 16 $10
Transaction fees apply
Phone $4.60
Web $3.60
Counter $2.60
Screen $1.65
School Bookings $3.30

Duration

Approximately 1 hour 15 minutes

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