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La valse des continents : Océanie, terre du Pacifique(0)

2012/11/19

43 MN
FRANCE- 2012
VERSION
Française sous-titrée en anglais
RÉALISATION
Christopher Hooke, Yanick Rose
PRODUCTION
La compagnie Taxi-Brousse/Idéacom International/ARTE France
The history of Earth can be resumed through the tectonic shifts sustained by Oceania. Its rocks and reliefs narrate the first forms of life, their destruction or transformation. From the appearance of mountains to the powerful cataclysms, scientists inform us that in the […]

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Stori Tumbuna : Ancestor’s tales

80MN
Papouasie Nouvelle Guinée – Nouvelle-Zélande – 2011
VERSION
Anglaise sous-titrée en français
REALISATION
Paul Wolffram
PRODUCTION
Handmade Productions Aotearoa
Paul Wolffram, a cultural researcher, travelled to one of the most isolated and unique corners of the earth. He eventually spent over two years living and working among the Lak people in the rainforest of Papua New Guinea. As his relationships with the […]

The Road to the Globe

52 MN
NOUVELLE-ZÉLANDE – 2012
VERSION
Anglaise sous-titrée en français
RÉALISATION
Mike Jonathan
PRODUCTION
Monsoon pictures international
“The Road to the Globe” follows actor Rawiri Paratene as he forms his company of entirely Maori actors in New Zealand in order to take them to participate in their language at the World Shakespeare Festival at the Globe Theatre in London in 2012.

Les Forçats du Pacifique

52 MN
FRANCE – 2012
VERSION
Française sous-titrée en anglais
RÉALISATION
Xavier-Marie Bonnot
PRODUCTION
Bonne Compagnie/France Télévisions
The director of this historical documentary film describe, without compromise, the past of an overseas territory, New Caledonia, and its penal colony, with its 2,000 deportees and 5,000 transported people. Images and accounts in succession acknowledge this legacy of violence with the strength of great narratives.

Tongan Ark

69 MN
AUSTRALIE – 2012
VERSION
Anglaise sous-titrée en français
RÉALISATION
Paul Janman
PRODUCTION
Public Films
Tongan Island society is disorientated by modernity, globalisation, corruption, immigration and political problems. Blending Pacific and western traditions, a haven of peace struggles to persist there: the Private Superior Atenisi University created 45 years ago by Professor Futa Helu, a man with an original career path. An […]

The Tall Man

78 MN
AUSTRALIE – 2011
VERSION
Anglaise sous-titrée en français
RÉALISATION
Tony Krawitz
PRODUCTION
Darren Dale
Welcome to Palm Island, a small tropical paradise in Northern Australia. It is the story of Cameron Doomadgee, an Aborigine, who was arrested in 2004 for apparently swearing at the local chief of police, Sergeant Chris Hurley. 45 minutes later, Doomadgee was found dead in his cell. […]

Scarlet Road

70 MN
AUSTRALIE – 2011
VERSION
Anglaise sous-titrée en français
RÉALISATION
Catherine Scott
PRODUCTION
Pat Fiske
‘Scarlet Road’ follows the extraordinary life and work of a sex worker, Rachel Wotton.
Passionate about freedom, she staunchly defends the right of all people to sexuality and actively supports the rights of sex workers, she specializes in a long over-looked clientele, people with disabilities.

La Monique, une blessure Calédonienne

87 MN
FRANCE – 2012
VERSION
Française sous-titrée en anglais
RÉALISATION
Vincent Perazio
PRODUCTION
Grand Angle Productions
Discover the mystery of the disappearance of the ship Monique in the night of July 3rd 1953 between Maré and Grande Terre in New Caledonia, with 108 passengers on board, but also the emotional expression of collective pain and the uncovering of a complex colonial society…

La Fabuleuse histoire de la tête Maori du Museum de Rouen

52,12 MN
FRANCE – 2011
Version
Française sous-titrée en anglais
RÉALISATION
Philippe Tourancheau
PRODUCTION
Via Découvertes Production
A story which summarizes the philosophy of the relationships between the West and indigenous people in the 19th century, in the darkest times of colonization. It highlights the difficult question concerning human remains preserved in museums and their possible restitution. It examines the obstinacy of a […]

Et vogue… aux Australes

52 MN
POLYNESIE FRANCAISE – 2012
VERSION
Française sous-titrée en anglais
RÉALISATION
Gil Busseuil
PRODUCTION
Mirafilmage
The film pays tribute to the ship and crew of the Tuhaa Pae II, a ship having served the Austral Islands for 32 years which stopped his round trips in late 2012. For the population of these islands it represented an undeniable economic and social issue, and […]

Crocker Island

66 MN
AUSTRALIE – 2012
VERSION
Anglaise sous-titrée en français
RÉALISATION
Steven McGregor
PRODUCTION
Tamarind tree Pictures
1942. The Second World War. The Japanese bombed Darwin and threatened Australia. 95 Aboriginal children from the ‘Stolen Generation’ and 3 young Missionnaries in charge of them are trapped on an island 200 kilometres from the north coast. To escape, together they undertake an epic journey […]

Coniston

57 MN
AUSTRALIE – 2011
VERSION
Anglaise sous-titrée en français
RÉALISATION
Jeni MACMAHON
PRODUCTION
Creative director
The documentary tells the story of the last massacre of Aborigines in Australia. 85 years have passed since this painful episode in central Australia. This film shows how a mass killing of Aboriginal communities in Coniston was triggered. For the first time it explains the account of […]

Canning Paradise

90 MN
AUSTRALIE – 2012
VERSION
Anglaise sous-titrée en français
RÉALISATION
Olivier Pollet
PRODUCTION
Fourth World Films
After decades of overfishing, the global tuna industry has now invaded the waters of Papua New Guinea. In the 1950’s, this industry fished 400,000 tons of tuna a year. This number is now close to 4 million. And it comes at a high cost. A human […]

Aux enfants de la bombe

52 MN
POLYNESIE FRANCAISE – 2012
VERSION
Française sous-titrée en anglais
RÉALISATION
Christine Bonnet
Jean-Philippe Desbordes
PRODUCTION
Mano a Mano/Archipels Productions/Polynésie 1ère
In 1960, Bernard Ista was an engineer and worked for the French Atomic Energy Commission (CEA) of Papeete. From 1960 to 1995, he filmed all nuclear tests from Moruroa and Fangataufa and wrote a daily account of these 35 years before dying […]

Allan Baldwin in Frame

52 MN
NOUVELLE-ZÉLANDE – 2011
VERSION
Anglaise sous-titrée en français
RÉALISATION
Tearepa Kahi
PRODUCTION
Monsoon Pictures International
In the 60s a young photographer, Allan Baldwin, travels across Aotearoa. His camera captures the magical faces of elderly people, especially Kuia, mamas full of wisdom whose chin bears the Maori tattoo, the mau moko. An historical account and remembrance, this documentary is a tribute to […]

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Natasha Gadd and Rhys Graham