Australian journalist Guy Hamilton travels to Indonesia to cover civil strife in 1965. There—on the eve of an attempted coup—he befriends a Chinese Australian photographer with a deep connection to and vast knowledge of the Indonesian people, and also falls in love with a British national.
- Year: 1982
- Country: Australia, United States of America
- Genre: Romance, Drama
- Studio: McElroy & McElroy, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, United International Pictures, Freddie Fields Productions
- Keyword: civil war, dwarf, photography, journalism, embassy, indonesia, falling in love, jakarta indonesia, java, indonesia, 1960s, jakarta
- Director: Peter Weir
- Cast: Mel Gibson, Sigourney Weaver, Linda Hunt, Michael Murphy, Bill Kerr, Noel Ferrier