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George Gittoes, Winner Sydney Peace Prize 
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Through The Contemporary Darkness: Blood Mystic by George Gittoes 

Blood Mystic Book Review Written by SASHA GRISHIN, Sydney Review of Books

George Tells A Story Of A 100 Year Old Sufi/Shaman 
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‘The Beast’ in this years Sulman Prize! 
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So proud to announce that George’s painting ‘The Beast’ will be hanging in this years Sulman Prize!!

Artist George Gittoes on war, death and a visit from the Taliban 

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-07-08/artist-george-gittoes-war-death-taliban/7578202 

ABC One Plus One Interview 
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Catch George’s latest interview on ABC’s One Plus One program! AIR TIMES: Friday 10am ABC TV Saturday 5.30pm & 11.30pm (AEST) ABC News 24 Sunday 2.30pm & 9.30pm (AEST) ABC News 24 WATCH ONLINE:  Interviews can also be seen on ABC iview, and the One Plus One website www.abc.net.au/oneplusone

Gittoes Profile for 50 Something Magazine 
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George Gittoes: Sydney Peace Prize Lecture 2015 
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Inside the Film School for Women and Children in War-Torn Afghanistan 
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Check out this interview and watch the Snow Monkey trailer, exclusive to Vice! Snow Monkey Trailer & Interview – Vice 

George Gittoes’ Snow Monkey shows the other face of Afghanistan 
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NSW State Library acquires George Gittoes’ 2001-2014 Visual Diaries 

The visual diaries of Australian artist George Gittoes, covering the period between 2001 and 2014, were recently acquired by the Library.

George Gittoes and the art of war 

The Age, Good Weekend Article by Sune Engel Rasmussen

The first Woman’s Film and Sound Technology Workshop 

Course director Hellen Rose statement

TrustMovies: One-of-a-kind documentarian George Gittoes is back 

with a retrospective at New York’s Anthology Film Archives

Afghan Book of the Dead Trailer 
Love City, Jalalabad wins at 2015 Winter Film Awards Indie Film Festival, NYC 

Notorious Action Artist/Filmmaker George Gittoes and his partner Singer/Performance Artist Hellen Rose team up

Rampage 

Rampage is another Gittoes journey into the forbidden zones.

The Miscreants of Taliwood 

George Gittoes travels to Terror Central in Pakistan, where he decides to shoot a local Pashto telie film right under the nose of the Taliban’s anti-entertainment forces.

MARTIN 

After hearing in the early hours of this morning Martin had died last night, the first email I got was from William Yang who wrote “The way I see it, his sparkling spirit has been released from his body.”

Community, War and the Role of Art: an interview with George Gittoes 

Community, War and the Role of Art by Christiana Spens

My interview with George Gittoes

 

Interview with Philip Adams 

This interview gives great insight into the work George is doing with Artists in Afghanistan.

Love City, Jalalabad 

George Gittoes and Hellen Rose team up with a local group of struggling actors to collectively declare LOVE and ART on Jalalabad.

Soundtrack to War 

Music extracted from the madness of war in Iraq.

No Exit Afghanistan 

Exhibition

No Exit Iraq 

Exhibition

Eyewitness 

Exhibition

Diaries 

Exhibition

Puppetry and George Gittoes 

A few photographs of the puppets that were made by Australian artist George Gittoes, with the help of his mother Joyce Gittoes.

CROSSROADS from THE HOTEL KENEDY SUITE 

This is a work I did when I was just 19 or 20 years old. It is about indecision.