Waru

2017
86min
Feature
Synopsis: 

WARU is a feature film made up of eight 10 minute short films, each written and directed by Māori women film makers.

Following the death of a child, eight Māori women are confronted by guilt, pride and defeat but will ultimately risk everything for the greater good of their community.

Status: 
Released
Genre: 
Drama
New Zealand distributor: 
Vendetta Films Ltd
Festival/Awards: 
2017: NZIFF, Toronto International Film Festival, ImagineNATIVE 2018: Edinburgh IFF, Asian Film Festival, LA Asian Pacific Film Festival, Skabmagovat Film Festival, Seattle International Film Festival, Vision Maker Film Festival, San Diego Asian Film Festival, Native Fest
Technical information: 
DCP, DCI Scope 2.39:1