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Answered by Fire (2006)

An action packed mini series set against the tumultuous lead up to the 1999 referendum in East Timor and its horrifying aftermath, in which two UN Volunteers take on more than they ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Daniela Carvalho Daniela Carvalho ... Singing Girl
Alex Tilman Alex Tilman ... Ismenio Soares
Fatima Almeida Fatima Almeida ... Madalena Soares
Damien Garvey ... Ron Nestovic
Felisberto Araujo Felisberto Araujo ... João Soares
José da Costa José da Costa ... Sico Soares
David Wenham ... Mark Waldman
Ron White ... Bill
Toni Scanlan Toni Scanlan ... Robyn
Linda Cropper Linda Cropper ... Liz Savage
Tara Morice ... Helen Waldman
Ines Araujo Ines Araujo ... Maria Siga
Felino Dolloso Felino Dolloso ... Crooning Polri Officer
Angelo Lemos Angelo Lemos ... José Sarmento
Francisco de Carvalho Francisco de Carvalho ... Joaquim
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An action packed mini series set against the tumultuous lead up to the 1999 referendum in East Timor and its horrifying aftermath, in which two UN Volunteers take on more than they bargained for and risk losing all those they tried to protect. Written by Anonymous

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Country:

Canada | Australia

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 May 2006 (Australia) See more »

Also Known As:

Fireline See more »

Filming Locations:

East Timor See more »

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(2 parts)

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Color
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The Queensland sets and locations were so realistic that a lot of the East Timorese actors and community involved with Answered by Fire believed they were actually in East Timor. See more »

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i want to see it!
15 September 2006 | by kellymarie_norSee all my reviews

i was wondering if anyone out there could help me? i worked on this movie in 2004 as the animal wrangler up on tambourine mt Queensland it was beautiful. i had the Buffalo the fighting cock the chickens and the goat it was an amazing experience but i am now back in the UK and would dearly love to see my animals in the movie anyone know how i can get a copy? i'm not in the credits as i was just standing in for Fiona Willis. i met David Wenham who was nice and i got to stand in the background of his arm wrestle scene and the gun shot car scene i really want to see this film please please please help! also check out George of the jungle 2 as bill the Buffalo is in that too!! xx


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