News

November 2014
Barefoot in Ethiopia will be screened at 2.20am, on Tuesday 4th November on ABC.

August 2014
Jeni Lee and Sieh Mchawala are film makers in residence for Big Stories Small towns in Coober Pedy. You can follow the journey as it happens on Facebook or on the Big Stories Blog.

October 2013
Carousel media documentary What are you looking at? receives development funding from the SAFC (www.safilm.com.au)

September 2013
Big Stories is a finalist in the Japan Prize for Innovation in Media hosted by NHK - Read more

June 2012
Barefoot in Ethiopia screens at the Zanzibar international Film Festival, Tanzania

March 2012
Big Stories Small Towns wins SXSW Best Community Interactive Award

October 2011
Barefoot in Ethiopia director Sieh Mchawala presents his work at the Australian High Commission in Pretoria

September 2011
Barefoot in Ethiopia screens at the Tri-Continental Film Festival in South Africa

August 2011
Barefoot in Ethiopia is selected for People to People Conference in South Africa

June 2011
Remote Tramsissions (Big Stories 2) selected for Sheffield Docfest Program

May 2011
Magic Harvest nominated for Best Documentary, SA Screen Awards

May 2011
Barefoot in Ethiopia nominated for Best Feature, SA Screen Awards

March 2011
Magic Harvest screens in South Australian Parliament

February 2011
Magic Harvest premieres to sell out audience at the Bigpond Adelaide Film Festival

December 2011
Barefoot in Ethiopia nominated for F4 Award

April 2010
It's No Circus in Cambodia premieres on STVDIO

October 2009
Big Stories, Small Towns is selected to be a part of the Official IDFA Program

September 2009
Big Stories, Small Towns is selected as part of the Sheffield Docfest Multi-Platform Program

October 2008
Casualties of War wins ATOM Award, Best Documentary (<30 minutes)

April 2008
Casualties of War premieres on ABC

February 2008
But We Are Strong selected to screen at the International festival of Human Rights, Buenos Aires, Argentinia

January 2008
But We Are Strong selected to screen at the Addis International Film Festival on Rights and Justice, Ethiopia

July 2007
But We Are Strong selected to screen at the Bologna human rights film festival, Italy

February 2007
But We Are Strong nominated for Best Direction, Best Cinematography, Best Documentary and Best Film at Zoom SA film Awards

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