FRANCE – 2012
Française sous-titrée en anglais
Cinétévé / Arte France
Traditional society and the everyday life of Papuans are disrupted in Papua New Guinea, confronted by big mining companies such as those exploiting gold. How can this be opposed? Can the strength of traditions be preserved, like Benett who chose initiation and scarification? Can this [...]
NOUVELLE-ZÉLANDE – 2012
Waka Huia TVNZ
The young Maori Mana, discovers Rapa Nui (Easter Island) whose culture, history and language evoke his Maori homeland. He is guided as he approaches by an original character, an anti-establishment musician. This journey is an opportunity for Mana to reconnect with his heritage and line of descent.
Last week FIFO continued on its journey to Australia, stopping in Sydney for a new screening of the film La Monique. As usual, a discussion followed the screening. Rich Welch from the Antenna Documentary Festival led it whilst Khadidja Benouataf answered questions from the public. Sydney has a large Caledonian community some of whom attended [...]