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DATE: Thursday 19th June 2014 TIME: 7pm (Doors open 6.00pm) VENUE: Lavalla College Theatre – Grey St, Traralgon TICKETS: Adult $18 | Work Part Time $12 | Concession $8 | Student $8 | Group (10 tickets) $150 Bookings are essential..  Arts in Action  in partnership with Gippsland Women’s Forum presents a screening of I AM A GIRL, an inspirational award winning … Continue reading

Meet the panel of Mary Meets Mohammad

Mary Meets Mohammed will be followed by a discussion on “asylum seekers and the power of storytelling”. Guest speakers include Gabriella Bornstein (ASRC), Desh Balasubramaniam (founder of Ondru Arts-Voiceless Journeys Project), journalist Daniel Horsley (Unique Voices), who will be along to talk about their projects and the use of art and writing as a platform to express refugees stories. A representative from … Continue reading

Mary Meets Mohammad


Directed by: Heather Kirkpatrick 2013 | Australia | 80 min Tuesday 29th April 2014 | 7pm (Doors open 6.30pm) |Bella Union Trades Hall – Cnr of Victoria Pde and Lygon St Carlton | Cost: Online: $12/$15 +BF | Door: $17/$20 Arts in Action proudly presents a screening of  the acclaimed asylum seeker documentary Mary Meets … Continue reading

About the Filmmakers: Paolo Barberi & Riccardo Russo (THE WELL: WATER VOICES FROM ETHIOPIA)

Story: Mario Michelini. Direction: Paolo Barberi & Riccardo Russo. Screenplay: Barberi P., Michelini M., Russo R. Riccardo Russo, born in 1974, is an Italian independent filmmaker working in the field of social documentary production. With a PhD in Human Geography and a specialization in Audiovisuals for Human Rights, he founded in … Continue reading

Meet the Panel of Musicwood

The Australian Premiere of Musicwood will be followed by a discussion on music and the environment with musicians and activists. Screening Details When: Monday 17th February 2014 Time: 7.00pm (Doors open 6.00pm) Venue: Bella Union Trades Hall Address: Cnr Lygon St & Victoria Pde Carlton Tickets: Online $12/$15 +BF  | Door $17/$20 | Group (5+) online $10 Buy tickets online … Continue reading

Meet the Panel – Bidder 70

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The screening of BIDDER 70 will be followed by a lively and interactive discussion on the vital role that art and activism will play in the transformation towards a just and sustainable world. Screening Details When: Tuesday 26th November 2013 Time: 7.30pm (Doors open 6.30pm) Venue: Bella Union Trades Hall Address: Cnr Lygon St & Victoria … Continue reading

Bidder 70

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Arts in Action together with the Transitions Film Festival presents a one-off screening of Bidder 70, one of the most powerful environmental films of recent times. The multi-award winning documentary by Beth & George Gage centres on an extraordinary, ingenious and effective act of civil disobedience carried out in the name … Continue reading