Vai

2019
88min
Feature
Synopsis: 

Vai is a portmanteau feature film made by nine female Pacific filmmakers, filmed in seven different Pacific countries: Fiji, Tonga, Solomon Islands, Kuki Airani (Cook Islands), Samoa, Niue and Aotearoa (New Zealand). It is about the journey of Vai, played by a different indigenous actress in each of the Pacific countries. In each of these Pacific nations ‘vai’ means water.

Status: 
Complete, New Release
Genre: 
Drama
New Zealand distributor: 
Vendetta Films
Festival/Awards: 
2019: Berlinale, Māoriland, SXSW