OFFICIAL FESTIVAL POWHIRI

3.00 pm Thursday 3 June // Taihoa Marae, Wairoa, Wairoa District

Join us at the historic Taihoa Marae for the Official Festival Powhiri (Maori welcome) and Opening Ceremony, followed by a Welcome Dinner (4 pm) for our manuhiri. All welcome, we ask those wishing to attend to please RSVP Festival Chairperson Huia Koziol ph. 06 837 8854.

Special Presentation: KA HAKU AU

2009 NZ 52 mins Producer Maramena Roderick

5.00 pm Thursday 3 June // Taihoa Marae, Wairoa, Wairoa District (FREE ENTRY)

The Story of Kohine Whakarua, song writer extraordinaire. In Te Reo Maori with subtitles.

View the Official Website.

WAIROA MAORI FILM NIGHT

6.00 pm Thursday 3 June // Taihoa Marae, Wairoa, Wairoa District

($10 ticket / $5 children and kaumatua, fundraiser for Taihoa Marae)

A short film programme followed by the box office smash BOY presented Marae-styles in Wairoa.

SIX DOLLAR FIFTY MAN // 2010 NZ 15 mins Directors Mark Albiston & Louis Sutherland

Set in 1970s New Zealand, The Six Dollar Fifty Man follows Andy, a gutsy 8 year-old boy who is forced to break out of his make-believe superhero world to deal with playground bullies.

MOKOPUNA // 2009 NZ 12 min Director/Writer Ainsley Gardiner

Mary is a part Maori girl, living in middle class suburban New Zealand. 

WARBRICK // 2009 NZ 15 min Director Meihana & Pere Durie

One manís legacy, one nationís legend.

(INTERMISSION)

TWO CARS, ONE NIGHT // 2005 16 mins Director/Writer Taika Waititi

Two boys are waiting in a car outside a pub one night. This is their story.

BOY // 2010 NZ 87 min Director/Writer Taika Waititi

Its 1984 on the East Coast. Boy is eleven years old and crazy about Michael Jackson. His brother Rocky has magical powers and his father Alamein is fresh out of prison.

Festival Sponsored by Creative New Zealand Te Waka Toi and NZ Film Commission

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

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Te Roopu Whakaata Maori I Te Wairoa -
Wairoa Maori Film Festival Society Inc. (c) 2010

Website all content (c) Te Roopu Whakaata Maori i te Wairoa Inc. 2003-2010.
Photo of Wairoa (c) and courtesy of Wairoa District Council.

 

WAIROA MAORI
FILM FESTIVAL

Wairoa Aotearoa
MATARIKI
Queen's Birthday Weekend

Thursday 3rd to Monday 7th June 2010

OFFICIAL FESTIVAL POWHIRI
3 pm Thu 3 June
Taihoa Marae, Wairoa

WAIROA MAORI FILM NIGHT
6 pm Thu 3 June
Taihoa Marae

WAIROA TO WARSAW FILM HUI
10 am to 4 pm
Friday 4 June
Kahungunu Marae, Nuhaka, Wairoa District

NUHAKA FILM WEEKEND PART 1
6 pm Fri 4 June
10am-5pm Sat 5 Jun
Kahungunu Marae,
Nuhaka, Wairoa District

KORE/TAHI/KORE
Kahungunu Marae, Nuhaka, Wairoa District
6 pm Sat 5 June

WAIROA MAORI FILM AWARDS
Kahungunu Marae, Nuhaka, Wairoa District
8 pm Sat 5 June

NUHAKA FILM WEEKEND PART 2
9am-9pm Sun 6 Jun
10am-1pmMon 7 Jun
Kahungunu Marae,
Nuhaka, Wairoa District

POROPOROAKI
1 pm Mon 7 Jun

Kahungunu Marae,
Nuhaka, Wairoa District

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Movies
Short Films
Documentaries

Wananga
Workshops
Korero

Sponsors:
NZ Film Commission
Creative NZ Te Waka Toi


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
Mayor Bob Harvey
Witi Ihimaera
Wilson Isaac
Dame Georgina Kirby
Huia Koziol
Pere Maitai
Mika
Geoff Murphy
Here Nissen
Rena Owen
Mayor Les Probert
Chris Sidney
Karen Sidney
Te Arohanoa Taiapa
Billy T.K.
Pauline Tangiora
Isabella Westbury

EXECUTIVE
Huia Brown
Huia Koziol
Here Nissen
Joy Scott
Ruby Reid
Josh Preston
Doreen Taiapa

FESTIVAL DIRECTOR
Leo Koziol


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

www.manawairoa.com