With a raft of thought-provoking films and documentaries on offer at the 2016 Melbourne International Film Festival (MIFF), we present our reviewers’ top social justice-focused picks.
Katherine Brown speaks to Aliya Hussain from the Guantanamo Global Justice Initiative at the NY Center for Constitutional Rights.
‘Pictures in my Heart’ is a collection of memories and hopes representative of the initial shared refugee experience.
To help rather than hinder migrant victims of family violence, attending police have to understand the real story.
“Nationalism can be an ugly, hostile phenomenon. The antipathy it generates for immigrants is truly frightening.”
Sayomi Ariyawansa, Brexit’s lessons for Australia
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