Directed by: Curtis Vowell 2020 | 91 min.

Section: Pacific Showcase

Premiere: International Premiere

Countries: New Zealand

Languages: English

Genres: Comedy, Drama


Sponsored by:

Pacific Edge Magazine

Pacific Islanders in Communications


Executive produced by Taika Waititi (JOJO RABBIT, THOR: RAGNAROK, HUNT FOR THE WILDERPEOPLE), this Kiwi-infused amalgam of SHE'S HAVING A BABY and GIRLS stars comedienne Rose Matafeo (THE BREAKER UPPERS). Wannabe-adventurer and free spirit Zoe  (Matafeo) and her longtime boyfriend Tim (Matthew Lewis) run a tree-trimming business and are also competitive tree climbers, set to fly to Canada to compete in the annual competition. 

However, Zoe, feeling the usual “morning sickness,” freaks out when she falls pregnant. As Tim embraces the prospect of fatherhood, Zoe attempts to rush through her dreams. Often funny, and at times, pushing the envelope when it comes to Zoe’s rollercoaster of emotions and her fits and spurts in resisting “selling out” to motherhood, BABY DONE is a semi-autobiographical story inspired by the filmmakers in starting a family.

Synopsis written by: Anderson Le

Film Available

Wednesday, November 18 5:30 PM Consolidated Olino Get Tickets
Wednesday, November 18 8:00 PM Consolidated Olino Get Tickets
Friday, November 20 5:30 PM Ala Moana Drive-In Get Tickets

Cast & Crew

Director Curtis Vowell
Producer Morgan Waru
Executive Producer Carthew Neal, Taika Waititi
Cast Fasitua Amosa, Matenga Ashby, Emily Barclay, Rachel House, Matthew Lewis, Rose Matafeo, Chelsie Preston-Crayford, Madeleine Sami, Nic Sampson, Sam Sneddon, Loren Taylor, Olivia Tennet
Cinematographer Ian McCarroll
Production Designer Grace Mok
Editor Richard Shaw
Writer Sophie Henderson
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