Meld Magazine – APERTURE Program Launch Party

Posted by Hieu Chau on November 5, 2013

STARTING November 21 – 23, you can participate in the APERTURE Festival – a film festival celebrating ethnographic documentaries in the Asia-Pacific region. Hieu Chau finds out more about the festival.

Read full article: http://www.meldmagazine.com.au/2013/11/aperture-festival-2013/

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Radio Australia – Short film “Mou Piri” to screen at inaugural Aperture Festival in Melbourne

Posted by Isabelle Genoux on October 17, 2013

“ “Mou Piri, A Rorotongan Love Song” has just screened at  Hawai’i International Film Festival and  is on its way to Melbourne for the inaugural Aperture festival, an international ethnographic documentary film festival  aiming to support and promote Asia Pacific cultures, in November.

Read full article: http://www.radioaustralia.net.au/pacific/radio/onairhighlights/short-film-mou-piri-to-screen-at-inaugural-aperture-festival-in-melbourne/1206266

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The Culture Trip: Australia’s Best Arts and Culture Festivals in Spring 2013

Posted by Andrew Kingsford-Smith

Taking place for the first time this year,Aperture Festival looks to join the list of acclaimed film festivals in Australia’s cultural calendar. Focusing on documentaries about the AsiaPacific region as well as filmmakers from this area, Aperture will engage in new and unique ways with the culture of Australia’s closest neighbours.

Read full article: http://theculturetrip.com/pacific/australia/articles/blessed-by-the-sun-australia-s-best-arts-and-culture-festivals-in-spring-2013/

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Sillyreverie – Aperture Festival Extending Multicultural Understanding

Posted by David Robertson on September 24, 2013

John Steinbeck so eloquently said, “Try to understand men. If you understand each other you will be kind to each other. Knowing a man will never lead to hate, and almost always leads to love.” There are many avenues an individual could take in order to cultivate such an understanding about his/her earthly comrades – Aperture Film Festival allows you to explore one of these paths.

Read full article: http://sillyreverie.com/2013/09/24/aperture-film-festival-extending-multicultural-understanding/

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