Chasing Asylum

2017
  |  93 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC
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Synopsis

Documentary revealing the cruel treatment of Middle Eastern asylum seekers by successive Australian governments. Director Eva Orner - producer of Alex Gibney's brutal Taxi to the Dark Side - secretly films more than 2,000 men, women and children trapped in atrocious conditions in refugee centres on Manus Island in northern Papua New Guinea and on Nauru, a remote Pacific Ocean island nation.