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PNG corruption fighter the toast of major film festival

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The Opposition has premiered at the prestigious Hot Docs festival in Canada. It tells the story of a fearless PNG anti-corruption fighter Joe Moses, and the inspiring residents of Paga Hill.

They squared up to the Paga Hill Development Company, a company whose CEO, Gudmundur Fridriksson, has featured in no less than seven anti-corruption inquiries.

The documentary premiered despite efforts by Dame Carol Kidu to silence the film in the Australian courts, an action that was bankrolled by the Paga Hill Development company, who also contracted Kidu’s consultancy firm CK Consultancy Limited.

Reviewers are giving the film 5 stars!! The rolling coverage can be read here:

http://www.vice.com/en_ca/read/this-filmmaker-was-forced-to-cast-an-actress-in-her-documentary-after-legal-ruling

https://moviemovesme.com/2016/05/05/hot-docs-2016-review-the-opposition-2016/

http://thetfs.ca/2016/05/06/hot-docs-2016-qa-the-opposition-director-hollie-fifer/

http://thetfs.ca/2016/05/05/hot-docs-2016-review-the-opposition/

five star

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