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MFF19 | Aliko & Ambai
March 24, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm NZDT$6
Director: Mark Eby, Diane Anton
Duration: 1 hour 42 mins
Language: Tok Pisin with English subtitles
Nation: Arufa Village, Bena
Aliko & Ambai is a feature film about two young women facing the challenges of growing up in the beautiful Eastern Highlands of Papua New Guinea. The challenges are significant: tribal conflict, poverty, bullying, domestic violence,and forced marriage. Aliko struggles to complete her education and Ambai searches to escape her abusive home and reunite with her biological father. They navigate the many obstacles in their lives and endeavour to build brighter futures for themselves, supported by the strength of friendship.
Aliko and Ambai includes depictions of violence, and strong themes. We recommend an audience of 16+
- March 24, 2019
11:00 am - 1:00 pm UTC+12
- Event Category:
- Māoriland Film Festival
- Event Tags:
- feature film, mff19
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