Refugee Council of Australia


Year: 2019
Directed by: Angus McDonald

Manus is a 13 minute film which shines a light on the plight of hundreds of asylum seekers held captive by the Australian Government on Manus Island in PNG for over 6 years.

Manus was an Official Selection at numerous film festivals both in Australia and internationally receiving several Best Documentary and Best Director awards and nominations. Manus also qualified for selection at the 2020 Academy Awards in the Documentary Short category.

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