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VAI

VAI

Vai is a portmanteau feature film made by nine female Pacific filmmakers, filmed in seven different Pacific countries: Fiji, Tonga, Solomon Islands, Kuki Airani (Cook Islands), Samoa, Niue and Aotearoa (New Zealand). It is about the journey of Vai, played by a different indigenous…

Resolve

Resolve

Directed by Peter Burger. This feature tells the story of one man’s courage, his murder and the change in New Zealand’s witness laws that was prompted by his actions. Based on the true story of Chris Crean, who took a stand…

Moana

Moana

Moana, a comedy-adventure set 2,000 years ago in Oceania is about a spirited teenager who learns that the future of her people is in jeopardy. Along with a loveable pot belly pig and the legendary hero, Māui. Moana searches for…

Te Rua

Te Rua

Variously praised as a major step forward in indigenous cinema, attacked for overambition, and little screened, Te Rua marked Barry Barclay’s impassioned follow-up to Ngati. This story of stolen Māori carvings in a Berlin museum sees Barclay plunging into issues of control of…