Academy and Emmy Award winner Eva Orner is an Australian ﬁlmmaker recently back home after ten years based in Los Angeles and New York. Eva’s latest ﬁlm is the feature documentary, Chasing Asylum, which she directed and produced. The ﬁlm tackles Australia’s treatment of refugees and asylum seekers over the past 15 years, focusing on offshore detention. Eva has also written a book Chasing Asylum about the making of the ﬁlm,published by Harper Collins. The ﬁlm was shot in Australia, Indonesia, Cambodia, Lebanon, Iran and Afghanistan and the ﬁlm and book will be released in Australia in April 2016.