Anita Barar

2017 JUDGE

ROLE / ORGANISATION

Filmmaker

Writer

Theatre Artist

LOCATION

Vic.
Australia

SHORT BIO

Anita Barar holds a Master of Arts in linguistics and degrees/diplomas in film, theatre and journalism. She is a community ambassador for healthy relationships and violence against women. Her awards include Best Film Maker and Best Community Worker, from Bhavan Australia; Editor’s Choice Award and Honoured Poet, from the International Library of Poets, Washington; and Best Story Award in India. Anita’s feature documentary Crossing the Line was selected for various international film festivals and conferences in Asia. Her docudrama film on domestic violence, A New Dawn, is used as resource material in New South Wales.

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