Another Big Day

Another Big Day

Another big day – and an even bigger night to come – at Addi Road in Marrickville with the premiere at 6pm, Friday 22 April, of the documentary ’DIE. OR DIE TRYING. ESCAPING THE TALIBAN’. We expect a crowd of around 300 people to view our one-hour feature....
Die. Or Die Trying. Escaping the Taliban

Die. Or Die Trying. Escaping the Taliban

PREMIERE SCREENINGWhen: Friday, 22 April 22 at 6pm Where: Gumbramorra Hall, Addison Road Community Centre, 142 Addison Road, Marrickville RSVP: info@addiroad.org.au Entry to screening is free. You are invited to attend the premiere screening...
Farhat and Her Love of School

Farhat and Her Love of School

Farhat Kohistani is making her protest. For the almost one million school-age girls shut out of the education system by the Taliban. For the almost 15 million women trapped beneath their oppressive rule in her homeland. “The Taliban have closed the door for...
A meeting with Fury and Sorrow

A meeting with Fury and Sorrow

I meet Fury and Sorrow in the Inner West of Sydney. They have fled Afghanistan by different paths and means. Fury has been here six days; Sorrow six weeks. Old friends come together again. I talk to Sorrow for a long time in a street-food café inside the grounds of...
From Kabul to Sydney, one Afghan woman tells her story

From Kabul to Sydney, one Afghan woman tells her story

Barely two months ago Marwa MoEen was in hiding in her family apartment, offering shelter to 15 other young women from her university as the Taliban swept into Kabul and seized power.   Her fearful interview as this was happening, live-to-air with ABC Radio National’s...