Movies

A mélange of movies from my Vimeo channel.

When Marija Cipens died, her children discovered a cache of documents about their father, Lt Col Eduards Graudins, who had been an officer in the Latvian resistance in 1945 and dies in Studdhoff concentration camp. In 2007 we met Eduards’ eldest daughter Zigrida and her family in Washington DC and we all traveled to Riga to present the documents to the Latvian War Museum. This is a record of the visit.
In 2002 the University of Hong Kong gamelan ensemble spent 2 weeks in Bali at a music and art workshop with teacher Agung Alit. The film records life in Bona Village and the preparations for a concert with two of the top gamelan ensembles in Bali.
“The Pig Iron People” is a play by the Australian author John Doyle. This video follows a production at Canberra Repertory, directed by Aarne Neeme from auditions to the opening night.
Zou Ba! A movie from 1990 about the first group of Australian school leavers to spend a year of language learning and culture in China. A co-production of the University of Canberra, the Australia-China Council and WIN-TV, Canberra
Prof Jenny Graves explains basic genetics. Produced for the Australian Academy of Science’s “Science By Doing” project, for secondary schools.
A production of Christopher Durang’s play “Wanda’s Visit” by Canberra Repertory Studio.