Suai Media Space received news from Ergilio Vicente – Co-ordinator of the Covalima Youth Centre today that their film “Hadame Malu Hemu We Moruk’ – ‘Reconciled by Drinking Sacred Water’, won first prize in a film competition held as part of a recent film festival held in Dili. The group won a video camera and a special commendation from his Excellency President Ramos Horta.
Over the past 2 days the Youth Centre has been holding a series of activities with the Pre-secondary students and Secondary students of Covalima. In all 11 schools were in involved in the activities. One was a Quiz contest among Pre secondary students and Secondary students drawing on the subjects of their study.and the other was a Magazine competition. Ergilio reports Suai Media Space can expect some photographs soon and the video will be uploaded in the New Year when it arrives in Melbourne.