"Whakatiki" by Louise Leitch, Screens Friday Night

8AM TO 9 AM BREAKFAST

9.30 AM POWHIRI FOR WRITERS WORKSHOP

Join us at Kahungunu Marae for the Powhiri for Writers Workshop attendees, at the first day of the film festival. Followed by Morning Tea.

10 AM “VILLAGE VOICES” NUHAKA WRITERS WORKSHOP WITH BRAD HAAMI

12 PM LUNCH

12.30 PM PANIA OF THE REEF

30 min. An episode of “Mataku” directed by special guest Brad Haami.

1 PM “VILLAGE VOICES” NUHAKA WRITERS WORKSHOP WITH BRAD HAAMI (CONTINUED)

2.30 PM AFTERNOON TEA

2.45 PM POWHIRI FOR WAIKAREMOANA DELEGATION

3 PM WAKA HERENGA TANGATA
Kirsten Te Waimarie Kapea 10 min 2012 Aotearoa
Takitimu waka connects culture across the Pacific.

3.15 PM SKY WHISPERERS
Kathleen Gallagher 2011 70 min Aotearoa (Documentary)

A fascinating environmental feature calling us to a closer intimacy with our skies. Special Guests Kathleen Gallagher and James Waiwai.

4.30 PM POWHIRI FOR AUCKLAND GUESTS

Bus Arrives with Guests from Auckland, followed by Powhiri.

5 PM DINNER

5.30 PM MATARIKI SHORTS I: WHANAU SHORTS

BABY STEPS Mark Ruka (Ngapuhi) 9 min with Tiki Taane
A man, a baby, a new path. One step at a time.

THE DUMP Hamish Bennett (Te Arawa, Ngapuhi, Kai Tahu) 10min
A boy discovers there is more to his Dad than rubbish.

ANOTHER MAN'S TREASURE Wake Matthews 11 min 2010
It's inorganic collection day in West Auckland, and two neighbours have their eyes set on a tv.

6 PM ELLA HENRY – WAIRUA AUAHA

Ella Henry 2012 60 min Aotearoa (Documentary)

Ella Henry presents her PhD documentary on Maori film making in Aotearoa, looking at the development of “4th Cinema.”

7 PM IN CONVERSATION WITH ELLA HENRY

"Lambs" by Sam Kelly - Screens Friday Night

7.10 PM MATARIKI SHORTS II: OUT OF DARKNESS

MEATHEAD Sam Holst 11 min 2011 Aotearoa
It is Michael’s first day at the freezing works.

LAMBS Sam Kelly 14 min 2011 Aotearoa
Jimmy, a young Maori, decides to quit school after an argument with his teacher.

WHAKATIKI Louise Leitch 12 min 2012 Aotearoa
Kiri takes a trip with family to the Whakatiki River where she spent summers as a girl.

TAYLOR Rachel Ross 10 min 2012 Aotearoa
Taylor and his brother have a night out.

NINE OF HEARTS Briar Grace-Smith (Ngapuhi, Ngati Wai) 2012 Aotearoa
After great tragedy, what would you wish for?

8.30 PM INTERMISSION

8.45 PM MATARIKI SHORTS III: INTO THE LIGHT

STUMPED Jack Nicol 8 mins 2012 Aotearoa
A farmer is having trouble removing a stump.

LAWNMOWER MEN OF KAPU
Libby Hakaraia 14 min 2012 Aotearoa
The lawnmower men of Kapu are famous.

THE DEALMAKER Lennie Hill 9 min 2012 Aotearoa |
Luke is an urban Maori boy living in the country. Does he have the smarts to play the hand he is dealt?

GRAFFITI WEEKEND Helmut Marko 14 min 2012 Aotearoa
Sleepy lives a life of turmoil in his village.

WILD SUNDAY
Tia Barrett 12 minutes 2012 Aotearoa
One Sunday, thing go suddenly wrong for a whanau.

CONCLUDES 9.45 PM

"Meathead" by Sam Holst - Screens Friday Night

 

Festival Sponsored by NZ Film Commission

Presented by Te Taurima Whakaata Maori I Te Wairoa Inc & Native Entertainment Ltd.

 

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WAIROA MAORI
FILM FESTIVAL '12

Wairoa Aotearoa
MATARIKI
Queen's Birthday Weekend

Friday 1st -
Monday 4th
June 2012

Host Venue
Kahungunu Marae,
Nuhaka, Wairoa

OFFICIAL FESTIVAL POWHIRI
9.30 am Fri 1 June

VILLAGE VOICES NUHAKA FILM WRITERS HUI
10 am to 3pm
Friday 1 June

NUHAKA MAORI
FILM NIGHT

6 pm Fri 1 June

NGA AHO WHAKAARI WORKSHOP
9am Sat 2 June

NUHAKA FILM WEEKEND PART 1
10.30 am-5 pm
Saturday 2 June

KORE/TAHI/RUA
6.30 pm Sat 2 June

MANA WAIROA
FILM AWARDS

7 pm Sat 2 June

NUHAKA FILM WEEKEND PART 2
9 am to 10 pm
Sun 3 June

POROPOROAKI
9 am Monday
4 June

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Movies
Short Films
Documentaries

Wananga
Workshops
Korero

Sponsor:
NZ Film Commission


www.manawairoa.com

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PATRONS
John Bayly
John Bluck
Huia Brown
Cliff Curtis
Waana Davis
Roger Donaldson
Barry Everard
Caren Fox
Derek Fox
Bob Harvey
Witi Ihimaera
Wilson Isaac
Dame Georgina Kirby
Huia Koziol
Mika
Geoff Murphy
Here Nissen
Rena Owen
Mayor Les Probert
Chris Sidney
Karen Sidney
Te Arohanoa Taiapa
Billy T.K.
Pauline Tangiora
Isabella Westbury

CONTACT US
Wairoa Maori
Film Festival Society Inc.
C/- PO Box 85, NUHAKA
WAIROA DISTRICT
Aotearoa New Zealand
ph. (64) 6.837.8854 /
Cell 0211434113
email:- maorimovies@gmail.com

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