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New Zealand | 2020 | 27 min. | Kirsty Griffin (Ngati Porou, Ngati Awa), Viv Kernick

April 8 - 18, 2021

Facing a battle with cancer, Jean is on a mission to weave her last Korowai, a Maori feather cloak and final gift to her daughter.

  • Director: Kirsty Griffin (Ngati Porou, Ngati Awa), Viv Kernick
  • Principal Cast: Jean Neshausen, Millie Frazer, Johnnie Te Roto
  • Country: New Zealand
  • Year: 2020
  • Running Time: 27 min.
  • Producer: Kirsty Griffin
  • Screenplay: Kirsty Griffin, Vivienne Kernick
  • Cinematographers: Kirsty Griffin
  • Editors: Kirsty Griffin, Julie Alp
  • Music: Maree Sheehan
  • Language: English

This film is playing as a part of Ancestors

The spirit remembers what it means to be in relationship to all beings, past, present and future, seen and unseen.

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