Merata: How Mum Decolonised the Screen

2018
95min
Feature
Synopsis: 

This film is an intimate portrayal of pioneering filmmaker Merata Mita told through the eyes of her children. Using hours of archive footage, some never before seen, her youngest child and director Hepi Mita discovers the filmmaker he never knew and shares the mother he lost, with the world. 

Status: 
Complete
Genre: 
Documentary

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Festival/Awards: 
2018: New Zealand international Film Festival, Rotorua Indigenous Film Festival 2019: Sundance Film Festival