Hugo Weaving excels as war photographer Daniel Fisher returning home from South Sudan and preparing an exhibition of his work from the world's conflict zones. When South Sudanese refugee Sebastian, who has built a happy life for himself and his family in Australia, learns that the exhibition may contain photographs of a massacre in his village 15 years earlier, he appeals to Daniel to not include them The two strike up a friendship, but Weaving’s character is plunged into a moral and professional dilemma when he makes a shocking discovery. Set in Sydney, and with not an African gang in sight, this engaging, intelligent, complex and moving film has a powerful message for all of contemporary Australia.
Palace Byron Bay offers the full entertainment experience, showcasing a mix of quality blockbusters, international and Australian art-house films as well as renowned film festivals. Their nine cinemas are fully licensed so you can take advantage of the curated drinks menu, including local Byron shire craft beers, premium wines and classic cocktails.