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Sydney Screening

Sunday evening saw us screen “No Apologies” in Sydney for Kyah and Lydia’s families as well as some key supporters. We had struggled to find a venue on a Sunday evening and were a fortnight ago recommended the Oxford Art Factory, as obviously we were not that familiar with Sydney. “Camera 2” and I arrived […]

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Auf wiedersehen Germany

The weather has closed the loop on our trip here to Germany by returning to being drizzly, cold and wet as we leave Germany for our respective homes and countries. Looking back the weather appears to have mirrored the Matildas performance and the rain is almost symbolic of the tears countless fans (including us) have […]

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Ouch. That hurt.

The Matildas 2011 World Cup ends here in Augsburg. Pronounced Owsburg (as in ouch by the way). Rather apt as watching the Australian women’s side lose because of basic errors was painful and heartbreaking but we think the future for the Matildas looks bright given their talent, skills and fearless attitude. Our journey for No […]

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It’s pronounced owsburg – as in ouch

Augsburg is one of Europe’s oldest cities, founded by the Romans in 15 BC. It is also the next city for the Matildas who will play against Sweden in the 2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup quarterfinals. Our German journey started in Gottingen where the Matildas had a camp. Since then we have been based in […]

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Books: Matilda

I started reading this seriously academic book as part of preparation for this doco and got as far as the foreward. I found the combination of a full time job, pedantic-need-to-keep-house-clean attitude, and ad hoc jobs for this doco just a little too much for my brain to cope with so I tried a little […]

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