KAHUNGUNU MARAE, 1 PM SATURDAY JUNE 2
Music Video Teeks NZ 3 min 2017
Tim Worrall (Maori) 2017 8 min NZ
The arrival of a trainer's daughter into the midst of backstage preparations before an important boxing match threatens to destroy the relationship between fighter and coach.
KOTUKU RERENGA RUA (KOTUKU’S SECOND FLIGHT)
Tim Worrall & Aaron Smart 2017 3 min NZ
A larger-than-life Māori academic is returned to the land of the living by the power of love and the strength of his culture. This three minute documentary is made in Måori and subtitled in English.
Olive Jeffares 2017 9 min NZ
A girl deals with the aftermath of a break-up by spending the day alone and writing in the process.
TE MAKUTU, THE CURSE
Jonathan Zsofi 2017 20 min NZ
Two star-crossed lovers in colonial New Zealand incur the wrath of a deadly spirit that follows them into the present where they must decide between lives apart or love and death.
LAST DRINK AT FRIDA’S
Bjorn Stewart (Kuku Yalanji tribe) 12 min Australia
Sydney, 1944. A lonely married jazz singer and a troubled Indigenous soldier find solace in an underground speak easy, where the rules of the outside world don’t apply.
Ngaru Garland (Maori) 13 min NZ
A 24-hour romance between Tom, the awkward art student who can’t talk to anyone, and Ally, the friendly drug dealer who can’t open up.