Balibo (2009)

Genres - Thriller  |   Sub-Genres - Political Thriller  |   Run Time - 111 min.  |   Countries - Australia   |   MPAA Rating - NR
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In the aftermath of the shooting of five Australian journalists in East Timor, a curious sixth named Roger East (Anthony LaPaglia) is convinced by charismatic acquaintance Jose Romas-Horta, a man who would prove to have a bright and influential future, to investigate the incident. Balibo is a political thriller and true-crime story based on 1975's Balibo Five executions and an ensuing 30-year cover-up.