Catch WIFTers' work at the Doc Edge Festival!

Posted Wednesday 27 May 2020

Watch out for producer Ruth Korver and director Ness Patea's wonderful doco Tapu Te Ranga Marae which will be premiering online at the upcoming Doc Edge Festival 2020. Six years in the making, their documentary tells the rich history of the marae as told by its builder, kaumatua Bruce Stewart, in the last years of his life.

Click here to see more on Tapu Te Ranga Marae

Meanwhile Rise, also produced by Ruth, will be screening at Doc Edge too. Rise is a short film that dives into the motivations, fears and hopes for a passionate group of young climate activists in Wellington, Aotearoa.

Click here to see more on Rise

 

 

 

 

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VIDEO SLOT Marks Of Mana

VIDEO SLOT Marks Of Mana

Posted Wednesday 27 May 2020

This week's video slot is filled by Marks of Mana, directed by Lisa Taouma. Across the Moana the art of tatau is legendary, but the marks for women contain stories and meanings that are often little known, especially for new generations. Marks of Mana explores the female history of tatau in the Pacific, and the meaning behind these patterns which link like a necklace around the Moana.

Click here to watch