New Voices Shorts

Nancy from now on

Nancy from now on

NEW VOICES SHORTS

Kahungunu Marae 12.30 pm Saturday June 1

Kia Ora

Director/Writer/Producer Philly Kingsford-Brown/Metekingi, 5 minutes, New Zealand, Short

A film about a young girl who learns about the importance of Te Reo and her elders in an unfortunate way.

Cast: Maizy Kingsford-Brown, Whare Akuhata. Language: Māori.

Undercurrents

Undercurrents

Undercurrents

Director Tosca Christie, Producer Tosca Christie, 12 minutes, New Zealand, Documentary, Short, Student

Undercurrents is about three people's personal connection to New Zealand's longest river, the Waikato. It shows three different sides to the river.  Undercurrents explores the light and dark, the twists and turns of the mighty Waikato.

Cosmic Adventures

Cosmic Adventures

Cosmic Adventures

Director Bailey Poching, Writer Bailey Poching, Producer Maronui Taimana, 13 minutes, New Zealand, Short, Student

Kent Lasershaft is a superhero for the ages. A defender of the weak and hero of the innocent. He’s also the creation of Kent Edwards, a quiet nerd who finds solace in his fantasy creation: the world of Cosmic Adventures!  Cast: Kurt Utai-Laurenson, Bryn Henry.

Nancy From Now On

Nancy From Now On

Nancy From Now On

Director Keely Meechan, Writer Keely Meechan, Producer Alesha Ahdar, Keely Meechan, 19 minutes, New Zealand, Short, Student

Nancy From Now On is a coming-of-age film about a young Māori boy with a burning desire to become a Drag Queen. Cast: Bailey Poching, Taungaroa Emile, Wilson Downes. Language: English, Māori.