MARIA

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Directed by: Jeremiah Tauamiti 2016 | 14 min.

Section: Pacific Showcase Shorts

Premiere: World Premiere

Film Website

Countries: New Zealand

Languages: English, Samoan

Genres: Drama, Family, Native/Indigenous Peoples


Synopsis

The matriarch of a large Polynesian family lies bedridden and silent, unable or unwilling to speak after a long illness. When a family crisis strikes, Nan Maria gets unexpected help as she struggles to reunite her fractured family.

Screenings

Tuesday, November 08 8:15 PM Dole Cannery E Date Passed
Plays with:  PACIFIC SHOWCASE SHORTS MAISA, THE CHAMORU GIRL WHO SAVES GUÅHAN
'AHO'EITU
RUN IT STRAIGHT
THE PROMISE OF PIHA
GOD, KING & COUNTRY
Friday, November 11 12:30 PM Dole Cannery B Date Passed
Plays with:  PACIFIC SHOWCASE SHORTS MAISA, THE CHAMORU GIRL WHO SAVES GUÅHAN
'AHO'EITU
RUN IT STRAIGHT
THE PROMISE OF PIHA
GOD, KING & COUNTRY

Cast & Crew

Director Jeremiah Tauamiti
Producer Karin Williams
Cast Mary Lauati, Leiataua "Ma" Si'ulepa
Cinematographer Fred Renata
Editor Damon Fepuleai
Writer Taofia Pelesasa
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