The Diplomat

Directed by Tom Zubrycki

An intimate and engaging portrait of East Timorese Independence leader and Nobel Prize recipient Jose Ramos Horta, who emerges as a charismatic, intelligent and witty guerilla. The film spans two crucial years in Horta’s struggle for his country, beginning with 1998 and the first East Timoreseconvention in Lisbon; culminating in the extraordinary events of 1999.

81 minutes

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