Filming of “A Guerra da Beatriz” Completed


Filming has now completed on A Guerra da Beatriz (Beatriz’s War), a collaboration between FairTrade Films Australia and Dili Film Works. The films two directors Bety Reis and Luigi Aqcuisto are working closely with editor Nick Calpakdjian to complete a rough cut by the end of July. The final stage of the film was mostly shot in the village of Kraras in the Viqueque district of East Timor. The cast and crew numbered over seventy people and on some days […]

First Stage of Filming on “A Guerra da Beatriz” Completed


The first stage of filming for “A Guerra da Beatriz” was completed in mid-December. FairTrade Films and Dili Film Works are now raising funds for the second stage of filming that will start in March 2012. In the gallery are some images from the four weeks of shooting that took place in Ulmera, a coastal village outside Dili, and in the mountain sub-district of Maubisse.