Waru Waru

Eight Māori female directors have each contributed a sequence to this powerful and challenging feature which unfolds around the tangi of a small boy who died at the hands of his caregiver.

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films directed by women, in chronological order. always in progress.

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Jacob’s Top Films of 2017

The best films I saw in cinema this year (2017). Includes general and festival releases. Caveat: there were a big…

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Favourite and highest rated films released in 2017.