30 Nov 2014

Max Stahl - Santa Cruz Massacre

From Sunday Morning, 8:35 am on 30 November 2014

maxstahlOn November 12th, 1991, British cameraman Max Stahl risked his own life to record Indonesian troops shooting and beating to death scores of young people in the Santa Cruz cemetery in Dili, Timor Leste. He buried the footage before smuggling it out to show the world. It was one of the most horrifying scenes to be recorded on tape. He's in New Zealand as part of the Pacific Journalism Review conference in Auckland.