For those of you who have enjoyed Moana, or not…
some films made by Pacific Islanders, telling their story in their view…
A list from a member of theonering.net boards… TOR.n hails from Aotearoa, aka New Zealand, aka land of the Maoris, one corner of the Polynesian triangle.
Poi E – The Story of Our Song
Once Were Warriors
The Dark Horse
The Strength of Water
The Dead Lands (in Te Reo Maori)
Flying Fox in a Freedom Tree
The Orator (in Samoan)
The Pa Boys https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nYVVQN0KmXk 2013. On DVD.
A poignant film about belonging – and music! I watch it over and over.
The sound track can be purchased on iTunes.