Aotearoa/New Zealand, 2022, 11 min. / Fiction

Director/Screenwriter: Oriwa Hakaraia (Ngāti Raukawa / Ngāti Kapu)

Language: English, Māori, subt. English

In the 1800s, a young Māori man, Ruarangi, flees his father’s anger and soon finds himself a captive on a tall-ship heading to England. On arrival he is sold to an earl to be part of his collection of indigenous exotica.

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