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March 2019

MFF19 | Whānau Shorts

March 23 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Ngā Purapura, 145 Tasman Road
Otaki, 5512 New Zealand
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$6

Family comes in many shapes Leave It On the Water SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE PREMIERE Year: 2018 Director: Steve Sxwithultxw Duration: 12 minutes Language: English Nation: Penelakut Tribe Outrigger racing is a global sport embraced by many Indigenous peoples. We follow a canoe group, from a small isolated First Nation village (Penelakut) on Vancouver Island, BC as they represent their community in the world’s largest outrigger canoe race in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. I Am Waru Year: 2018 Director: Angela Cudd-Wharehinga Duration: 13 minutes…

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MFF19 | Australia Retrospective Shorts

March 23 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
The Civic Theatre, Main St
Ōtaki, 6015 New Zealand
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A Celebration of 25 years of Screen Australia’s Indigenous DepartmentIn 1993 the Indigenous Department at Screen Australia was established. Since then over 160 projects have been funded including Redfern Now, Samson & Delilah, Spear, Mystery Road, Goldstone, Toomelah, 8MMM Aboriginal Radio, and numerous documentaries including We Don’t Need a Map, and the historical series First Australians. The ‘Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Programme’ was established as a result of consultation with the Indigenous community conducted by the Australian Film Commission.…

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MFF19 | Whakapapa Shorts

March 24 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Ngā Purapura, 145 Tasman Road
Otaki, 5512 New Zealand
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We are all connected to our ancestors Fast Horse SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE PREMIERE Year: 2018 Director: Alexandra Lazarowich Duration: 14 minutes Language: English Nation: Cree Fast Horse is a rare look at the world of bareback horse racing through the experience of one Siksika horseman, Alison RedCrow, as he strives to build a team and take on the best riders in the Blackfoot Confederacy. This old tradition is alive and well. Solas Datter (Daughter of the Sun) AOTEAROA PREMIERE Year: 2018…

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MF19 | Wairua Shorts

March 24 @ 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Ngā Purapura, 145 Tasman Road
Otaki, 5512 New Zealand
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Kōwhai - a series of yellow diamonds in larger diamond formations

Short stories that speak of the spirit within and around us. Kōwhai Year: 2017 Director: Aydriannah Tuiali'i Duration: 1 minute Language: Māori Nation: Ngā Puhi, Ngāti Hāmoa Kōwhai (2017) emerged from an exploration of the relationship between moving image, kapa haka and waiata, exemplifying the creation of Te Ao Māori – from nothing to something – passed down through generations via ngā momo kōrero or oral storytelling. Fainting Spells AOTEAROA PREMIERE Year: 2018 Director: Sky Hopinka Duration: 10 minutes Language:…

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MFF19 | Aotearoa Shorts

March 24 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Ngā Purapura, 145 Tasman Road
Otaki, 5512 New Zealand
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R16. Includes stories that explore grief, domestic violence and suicide. This programme of New Zealand short films is also full of beauty and hope. The Messiah Year: 2018 Director: Vela Manusaute Duration: 15 minutes Language: English Nation: Niue, Tonga A young runaway finds refuge with a 17 year-old self proclaimed Messiah in a South Auckland garage only to discover that true salvation is in his own hands. My Friend Michael Jones Year: 2018 Director: Ian Leaupepe, Samson Rambo Duration: 15…

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