Colombia Film Night: Premiere of “The Coca-Cola Case”

A film about international solidarity. Colombia is the trade union murder capital of the world - since 2002, more than 470 workers’ leaders have been killed, usually by paramilitaries hired by private companies intent on crushing unions. The film will be followed by a Q&A with Edgar Páez, Colombian trade union leader and national director of SINALTRAINAL (National Food Industry Workers Union).
Trades Hall Auditorium, 4 Goulburn St. Organised by LASNET, supported by Unions NSW, ETU (Vic), AMWU, CFMEU(ME), LHMU, FoE.

"Chasing Chavez" film fundraiser

Short films, Latin Dancing, Live Music, Drinks, Delicious food, Giveaways, a real FIESTA GRANDE!! Fundraiser for "Chasing Chavez", a film that follows an Australian woman's quest to meet her idol, Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez. Support emerging filmmakers, Support a positive change for the future, come to the fundraiser to get this feature film out into the world!
7pm, Saturday May 22nd, Brisbane Activist Centre, 74B Wickham St, Fortitude Valley. $5 conc., $10 or more if you can afford it. Info, Katrina 0421 859 560.

Premiere Film Screening: "The Ampilatwatja Walk-Off Protest vs. The Intervention"

Premiere Film Screening: "The Ampilatwatja Walk-Off Protest vs. The Intervention"
The Alyawarr people from Ampilatwatja, NT walked off their community in July 2009 to set up a protest camp against the NT intervention, where they remain to this day. This film documents the construction of their protest house, with national Union support. Feat. Gwen Taylor, QCU Indigenous Officer speaking.
6pm Friday Mary 14, Trades & Labour Council Bldg, 16 Peel St, South Brisbane. Tickets $7 Conc., $12 full waged. Cheap meal & drinks available. Ph: Dom 0431 638 772

Dead Sharks ain’t Art

An arts event and auction raising funds to stop all forms of shark slaughter
Threatened and endangered sharks are killed for their fins off the coast of Australia in huge numbers. Already 90% of the world’s sharks have been wiped out.
All money raised will go towards the NCC’s work for the greater protection of sharks and their habitat.
Mori Gallery, 168 Day Street, Sydney
For more details please call us on (02) 9516 1488 or email: jgarcia@nccnsw.org.au
RSVP would be appreciated for catering purposes.

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