Waru (2017)

Poster of Waru (2017)

Part of the 2018 Native Film Fest - put on by the Augua Caliente Cultural Museum. A Q&A with Chelsea Waititi (Cohen) will take place after the film screening. ABOUT FILM: From nine female Maori filmmakers come eight connected stories, each taking place at the same moment in time during the tangi (funeral) of a small boy, Waru, who has died at the hands of a caregiver.

Runtime1 hr. 28 min.

CastTanea Heke, Roimata Fox, Ngapaki Moetara, Awhina-Rose Ashby

Director Briar Grace-Smith, Casey Kaa, Ainsl

Genre Drama

ReleaseMarch, 2nd 2018