The Cursed Harp

The Cursed Harp

  • 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
  • - 83 m

Sardaana arrives at a village for work as a teacher. She meets a photographer Nyurgun, and he invites her to look at the museum full of spooky items. When Nyurgun is absent, Sardaana falls under the influence of the call of an ancient harp in a locked box. Not realizing what she’s doing, Sardaana begins to play on the harp. A vision comes to her, which she doesn’t have time to realize…

Screening Information
The Cursed Harp

8:30 PM
Saturday 26 September 2020
Māoriland Hub


TRAILER: The Cursed Harp
  • Language Yakut
  • Subtitle English
  • Indigenous Nation Yakut
  • Country Russia
  • Director, Producer Petr Khiki
  • Director Bio Peter Hiki (Sakha) is currently working at MyTona LLC as a senior motion designer. His first short film Ghost Harp won 1st place award at the Far Eastern festival of feature shorts Point of Return in 2018.
  • Awards Canada imagineNATIVE FMAF 2019 (Film + Video) The Ellen Monaque Award for Best Youth Work. Russia Moscow IFF 2019 (Russian Program). Russia Spirit of Fire CDIF 2019 (Russian Competition) Grand Prize of the Jury.