• 2019 -
  • Bingo Captioned Charter Docos Under The Skin Documentary Drama For My Fathers Kingdom Fukry Huahua Impact Kia Manawanui Long Time No Sea MFF2020 MRFF NATIVE Slam V Nga Matauranga Nga Putake Nga Raurekau Patutiki Sembradoras de Vida Short Documentary Short Drama Shorts Wairua Shorts Whakapapa Whanau Whenua
  • - 3 minutes

An explanation of the concepts of colonisation and decolonisation from an indigenous Aotearoan perspective.

Screening Information
Ngā Pūtake

12:00 PM
Friday 25 September 2020
The Civic Theatre

  • Indigenous Nation Ngāiterangi, Ngāti Maru ki Hauraki, Clan O'Boyle
  • Country New Zealand
  • Director Dan Mace
  • Director Bio "Dan Mace is a director and illustrator, specialising in animation and time-based art. During his career he has directed live-action and animated short films, music videos, television commercials, TV titles sequences and programmes, as well as producing animated graphic content for exhibitions, live performance, and experiential video installations. A love of storytelling first drew Dan to the process of film making, and this connection with narrative, text and language has stayed with him, linking the various processes he employs in his work. Dan acknowledges his mixed Māori and Irish heritage when discussing his practise, in particular the rich oral and visual traditions of both indigenous cultures. As his ancestors used materials such as wood, stone, linen and flax, Dan uses layers of digital media woven together to articulate stories and emotions. True to his moniker, Dan works with his partner Rona Ngāhuia Osborne from a remote mountainous location in the distant far north of Aotearoa New Zealand."
  • Producer Veronica Schmidt