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Xanana Gusmão

José Alexandre Gusmão was born on the 20th of June, 1946 in the town of Manatuto on the island of Timor. Four years of his life were spent at the Jesuit seminary in Dare, in the hills overlooking Dili (now the capital of East Timor). He also attended Dili High School. As Portugal were still the colonial rulers of Timor, Gusmão served for three ... See full bio »

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 1996 Bitter Paradise: The Sell-out of East Timor (Documentary) (dedicatee)
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 2018 Sociedade Recreativa (TV Series)
- Episode #1.134 (2018) ... Himself
 2014 Burning Desire: The Seduction of Smoking (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Himself - Prime Minister, East Timor
- Episode #1.2 (2014) ... Himself - Prime Minister, East Timor
 2012 Alias Ruby Blade (Documentary)
 2011/I Breaking the News (Documentary)
 2010 A Barefoot Dream
 2006 Where the Sun Rises
 2005 Enough Rope with Andrew Denton (TV Series)
- Episode #3.21 (2005) ... Himself
 2004 Por Outro Lado (TV Series)
- Episode #4.20 (2004) ... Himself
 2002 Timor Leste: O sonho do Crocodilo (Documentary)
East Timor leader
 2002 Democracy Now! (TV Series)
- Episode dated 18 May 2002 (2002) ... Himself
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 1996 Bitter Paradise: The Sell-out of East Timor (Documentary)
Himself - In the Jungle (uncredited)

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He was the first President of East Timor from May 2002 to May 2007.

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