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`Balibo' screening canceled, deemed `too risky'

  • Bruce Emond

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Wed, December 2 2009 | 01:18 pm

PREMIUM The Jakarta Foreign Correspondents Club (JFCC) decided to "err on the side of caution" in canceling a private screening Tuesday of Balibo, a movie about the death of five Australian journalists in the then East Timor in 1975, said JFCC president Jason Tedjasukman. With the movie scheduled to begin at 7 p.m., Tedjasukmana told about 150 people assembled at the Blitz Megaplex at the Grand Indo...