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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 temporarily at Villawood Hostel; and Zahoor, who fled persecution under Saddam Hussein a decade later, by which time the hostel had been transformed into a detention centre.

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