11 films/events

New Zealand

BABY DONE
New Zealand 2020 | 91 min.
Pacific Showcase | Comedy, Drama

Executive produced by Taika Waititi (JOJO RABBIT, HUNT FOR THE WILDERPEOPLE), this Kiwi-infused amalgam of SHE'S HAVING A BABY and GIRLS stars comedienne Rose Matafeo (THE BREAKER UPPERS)....

Wed, Nov 18 - 5:30PM  Consolidated Olino

Wed, Nov 18 - 8:00PM  Consolidated Olino

Fri, Nov 20 - 5:30PM  Ala Moana Drive-In

BIGGIE & SHRIMP
New Zealand 2019 | 14 min.
Pacific Showcase Shorts | Drama

On a downbeat housing estate, a teenager confronts his self-identity and masculinity, putting his only true friendship at risk.

Nov 5th 10:00 AM - Nov 29th 11:45 PM  | ONLINE ACCESS

Sun, Nov 29 - 12:01AM  NOV 5 - 29 | ON DEMAND ONLINE

DADDY'S GIRL
Kōtiro
New Zealand 2020 | 13 min.
Pacific Showcase Shorts | Drama

Te Puhi prepares herself for the toughest day of her life as her father, Tui prepares a kai for his girl. 

Nov 5th 10:00 AM - Nov 29th 11:45 PM  | ONLINE ACCESS

Sun, Nov 29 - 12:01AM  NOV 5 - 29 | ON DEMAND ONLINE

LOIMATA THE SWEETEST TEARS
New Zealand 2020 | 94 min.
Pacific Showcase | Biographical, Documentary

While confronting intergenerational trauma, Ema Siope battles a terminal illness. LOIMATA, THE SWEETEST TEARS follows the final years of the waka builder and captain, Ema who attempts to spiritually...

Nov 5th 10:00 AM - Nov 29th 11:45 PM  | ONLINE ACCESS

MAURI
New Zealand 1988 | 90 min.
Pacific Showcase | Drama

When she made MAURI, Merata Mita became the first Māori woman to write and direct a dramatic feature. "Mauri, "meaning life force, is loosely set around a love triangle and explores...

Nov 5th 10:00 AM - Nov 29th 11:45 PM  | ONLINE ACCESS

OUR LOVE
Mawhialeo Ote Alowha
New Zealand 2020 | 16 min.
Pacific Showcase Shorts | Documentary

Meli and her husband Avito reflect on the pivotal decision of their lives. With much trepidation they left the tiny atoll of Tokelau for New Zealand seeking a better life for their son. 

Nov 5th 10:00 AM - Nov 29th 11:45 PM  | ONLINE ACCESS

Sun, Nov 29 - 12:01AM  NOV 5 - 29 | ON DEMAND ONLINE

REUNION
New Zealand 2020 | 14 min.
Pacific Showcase Shorts | Drama, Horror

After refusing a “Meals on Wheels” dinner from a Maori teenager, Miss Venck is overjoyed to be reunited with her long departed fiance. But her joy is short lived when he reveals the...

Nov 5th 10:00 AM - Nov 29th 11:45 PM  | ONLINE ACCESS

Sun, Nov 29 - 12:01AM  NOV 5 - 29 | ON DEMAND ONLINE

RUAHINE: STORIES IN HER SKIN
New Zealand 2019 | 40 min.
Pacific Showcase Shorts | Native/Indigenous Peoples

For Māori women receiving their traditional moko kauae, they are visually asserting their birthright and identity while celebrating the mana (spiritual power) of their whakapapa (ancestry).

Nov 5th 10:00 AM - Nov 29th 11:45 PM  | ONLINE ACCESS

Sun, Nov 29 - 12:01AM  NOV 5 - 29 | ON DEMAND ONLINE

SHADOW IN THE CLOUD
New Zealand 2020 | 83 min.
New American Perspectives | Thriller

On a stormy night during World War II, a female pilot (Chloë Grace Moretz in true badass form) with top secret cargo talks her way on board a bomber plane about to take-off. The crass all-male...

Sat, Nov 07 - 8:00PM  Consolidated Ward

Sat, Nov 14 - 2:00PM  Consolidated Pearlridge

Sat, Nov 21 - 7:00PM  Windward Mall Drive-In

TUPAIA'S ENDEAVOUR
French Polynesia, New Zealand 2019 | 119 min.
Pacific Showcase | Documentary, Educational, Ethnographic, History, Social Issues

Lala Rolls’ fascinating quest to examine what happens to a Tahitian high priest and navigator when he travels across the Pacific – and further on towards England as a translator and guest...

Nov 5th 10:00 AM - Nov 29th 11:45 PM  | ONLINE ACCESS

WALK A MILE
New Zealand 2019 | 15 min.
Pacific Showcase Shorts | Drama

Vietnam vet Russ hates the noisy family next door but when tragedy strikes his neighbours he changes his mind.

Nov 5th 10:00 AM - Nov 29th 11:45 PM  | ONLINE ACCESS

Sun, Nov 29 - 12:01AM  NOV 5 - 29 | ON DEMAND ONLINE

11 films/events
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