Balibo Solarmovie

Balibo (2009)


As Indonesia prepares to invade the tiny nation of East Timor, five Australian based journalists go missing. Four weeks later, veteran foreign correspondent Roger East is lured to East Timor by the young and charismatic José Ramos-Horta to tell the story of his country and investigate the fate of the missing men. As East's determination to uncover the truth grows, the threat of invasion intensifie

Balibo Solarmovie
Solarmovie Score: 6.6/10 from 27 votes
Release Date: 2009-07-21
Status: Released
Run time: 111 min / 1:51
Production Studio : Arenafilm, Cinimod Film, Content International, Showtime Australia, Screen Australia, Film Victoria, Australian Film Commission, MIFF Premiere Fund
Production Countries: Australia, Timor-Leste


Anthony LaPaglia
as Roger East
Oscar Isaac
as Jose Ramos-Horta
Nathan Phillips
as Malcolm Rennie
Damon Gameau
as Greg Shackleton
Nick Farnell
as Ken White
Mark Leonard Winter
as Tony Stewart
Gyton Grantley
as Gary Cunningham
Katherine Slattery
as Shirley Shackleton
Serge Balaam
as Evan Shackleton
Bea Viegas
as Juliana


Sound Lisa Gerrard Music
Production Dominic Purcell Producer
Art Robert Cousins Production Design
Production Anthony LaPaglia Producer
Crew Zev Eleftheriou Stunt Coordinator
Sound Phil Heywood Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Directing Robert Connolly Director
Writing Robert Connolly Writer
Crew Tristan Milani Cinematography
Editing Nick Meyers Editor
Art Peter Malatesta Set Decoration
Production Jane Norris Casting
Writing David Williamson Writer
Visual Effects Peter Webb Visual Effects Supervisor
Sound Marcello De Francisci Music
Sound Sam Petty Sound Designer
Costume & Make-Up Cappi Ireland Costume Design
Visual Effects Ineke Majoor Visual Effects Producer
Production Mary Barltrop Location Manager
Sound Emma Bortignon Sound Designer
Crew Ann Aucote Sound Recordist
Editing Livia Ruzic Dialogue Editor
Camera Kevin Campbell Still Photographer
Camera Darrin Keough Camera Operator
Editing Rachel McKellar-Harding Digital Intermediate
Crew Jenny Kent Dialect Coach