The Balibo Conspiracy

Screenings

2010 Season
New York

The Balibo Conspiracy dramatizes the importance of bearing witness, no matter the risk. Set in 1975 East Timor, as Indonesia prepares to invade, it tells the true story of crimes that have been covered up for over 30 years. On a quest to investigate the fate of five missing Australian journalists, foreign correspondent Roger East (Anthony LaPaglia) uncovers deeper truths about the conflict.

Filmmaker(s): 
Robert Connolly
Year: 
2009
111m
Genre: 
Drama