Refugee Council of Australia

Factsheets & resources on detention

When Mary Met Mohammad

Directed by Heather Kirkpatrick This film follows the arrival of Tasmania’s first detention centre through the eyes of local Christian woman and knitting club member Mary and Muslim Afghan Hazara asylum seeker Mohammad...

Villawood Mums

Directed by Guido Gonzalez and Saif Jari This short film, produced by the Stories Project, contrasts the experiences of two refugee women: Maria, a political refugee who fled Chile in the 1980s and was housed...