The Renaissance Continues…

…With Balibo, the amazing new film from Robert Connelly, which, in its way, is as powerful as The Killing Fields, The Year of Living Dangerously and Hotel Rwanda. Balibo is a “smaller” film than those films, but this only reflects the “smaller massacre” that is the event depicted in this film as opposed to those others, and also reflects the smaller country it deals with: the very tiny nation of East Timor. Make no mistake, Balibo is a magnificent, moving film – perhaps a minor masterpiece. Here is the trailer:

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