Mantel's work is a cut above!

Posted Tuesday 04 Aug 2020

Mantel's work is a cut above!

Check out Kathleen Mantel's documentary series on Maori Television about Flaxmere resident Peleti Oli-Alainu'uese (pictured above) and the M?ori and Pacific community of men who frequent his Hastings barbershop.

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We missed mentioning in the last issue that Kathleen is one of the 15 filmmakers to be matched with experienced New Zealand filmmakers in the inaugural round of Hunga Taunaki ? Rorohiko, the New Zealand Film Commission's (NZFC) new online mentorship programme. Kathleen will be mentored by writer Briar Grace-Smith to further develop a documentary feature.

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Making 'Impossible' possible!

Making 'Impossible' possible!

Posted Tuesday 04 Aug 2020

From producers Karpal Singh and Belindalee Hope, comes Impossible, a short film about unconditional love, and an audacious homage to movie musicals. 
The hardworking team behind this project has already reached 105% of their Boosted target - but donate anyway! Becoming a sponsor is the only way to get an invite to the cast-crew-sponsors screening on Sunday 30 August in Auckland!

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