The Staging Post - What happened after Australia 'Stopped the Boats'

Grandmothers out and about everywhere for Refugee Week 2017.  At the State Library, as part of the Refugee Film Festival, Grandmothers Wendy, Marty and Sandra congratulated Sydney Film-maker Jolyon Hoff following the World Premier Screening of The Staging Post .  

The Staging Post follows two Afghan Hazara refugees, Muzafar and Khadim. Stuck in Indonesia after Australia 'stopped the boats' and facing many years in limbo, they built a community and started the school which inspired a refugee education revolution. 

A real-life, real-time, multi-platform documentary. The Staging Post is about friendship, connection and the power of community.

https://www.thestagingpost.com.au

Further screenings -

 

July 1st 7pm.   Glebe Town Hall 160 St Johns Rd. 'The Staging Post' screening. The Staging Post follows two Hazara refugees, Muzafar & Khadim, stuck in Indonesia after Australia stopped the boats, and facing many years in limbo, they built a community and started a school which inspired a refugee education revolution. 

July 2nd 4pm The Royal Exchange 32 Bolton St Newcastle 'The Staging Post'  for tickets: https://www.thestagingpost.com.au/

Another Sydney ScreeningTuesday July 25, 2017, Dendy Newtown.  Further details and booking tickets on thestagingpost.com.au - link above.