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NGA KOEKOEA

SHORT FILM

GENRE: Drama

RELEASE:  2019

DURATION: 8:54  *Please contact us to watch full movie


Meeting for the first time at a local Wellington lookout, two strangers strike up an interesting conversation on culture, home and self-acceptance.


KEY PERSONAL: 

Directors:               Joshua TeAriki Baker & Jaimee Poipoi

Producer:               Libby Hakaraia

Co Producer:         Paulene Clague                

Writer:                    Darneen Christian & Shaniqua Lee-Simmons           

D.O.P                     Chapin Hall

Editor:                    Pikihuia Haenga & Chapin Hall


KEY INDIGENOUS CREATIVES: 

Jaimee Poipoi - Aotearoa (NZ)

Joshua TeAriki Baker - Kuki Airani

Chapin Hall - Hawai'i


CAST:                       

Darneen Christian, Shaniqua Lee-Simmons


Made as part of the Maoriland Film Festival Native Slam 4 collection. 

*See below to learn more about NATIVE SLAM

WITH SUPPORT FROM

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FESTIVALS & SCREENINGS

2019: ImagineNATIVE Film Festival (Toronto, Canada)

2019: Winda Film Festival (Sydney, Australia)
2019: Maoriland Film Festival (NZ)

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WHAT IS NATIVE SLAM?

Organised as part of the annual Maoriland Film Festival, x8 international indigenous filmmakers 

are brought to NZ where they are paired up with 

NZ indigenous filmmakers in teams of 4.

 

Each team then has 72 hours to create a short film together.