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Directed by: Dai Le
Produced by: Iris Pictures

Synopsis:

Documentary focusing on the work of Hoi Trinh, a Vietnamese-Australian lawyer, who abandoned a promising legal career to fight for the rights of 2000 Vietnamese refugees stranded in the Philippines since 1989. Working from Manila, we follow Hoi Trinh’s negotiations with the Minister for Immigration, Phillip Ruddock, and his Department as he attempts to resettle families in Australia. (NFSA, http://www.nfsa.gov.au/)


Year: 2002
Category: Documentaries
Country of origin: Australia