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Pear ta ma 'on maf [videorecording] : The land has eyes

Te Maka Productions ; screenplay, Vilsoni Hereniko ; producers, Corey Tong, Vilsoni Hereniko, Jeannette Paulson Hereniko ; directed by Vilsoni Hereniko.
Format
Video; DVD
Summary
The story of Viki, a young South Pacific Islander inspired and haunted by the island's mythical "Warrior Woman." The lush tropical beauty of Rotuma, an island of Fiji, contrasts with the stifling conformity of her culture as Viki confronts notions of justice and her own personal freedom.
Director
Vilsoni Hereniko; Vilsoni.4 aus Hereniko
Performer(s)
Sapeta Taito, Rena Owen, Voi Fesaitu, John Fatiaki, James Davenport, Elisapeti Kafonika Inia.
Release Date
2004
Run Time
87 min.
Language
In Rotuman, with English subtitles.
Rating
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Notes
Originally released as a motion picture in 2004.
"The land has teeth and knows the truth"--Container.
Letterbox presentation.
Special features: Narrative commentary by writer/director Vilsoni Hereniko ; 17-minute documentary on Rotuman indigenous justice called The Land Has Teeth ; behind-the-scenes slide show.
Variant title
Land has eyes
Awards note
Best Overall Entry / 2005 Wairoa Maori Film Festival ; Best Dramatic Feature / 2004 Toronto ImagineNative Film & Media Arts Festival.
Credits
Director of photography, Paul Atkins ; music, Clive Cockburn, Audy Kimura ; editor, Jonathan Woodford-Robinson.
Published
Honolulu :Te Maka Productions,[2006]
Terms of use
Public performance rights secured.
Description
1 videodisc (87 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. DVD.
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