Aotearoa Film Series - The Orator
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|Sat 21 Jan ’12, 7:00pm–8:30pm||
Where: Mangere Arts Centre - Ngā Tohu o Uenuku, Corner Orly Avenue & Bader Drive, Auckland
Restrictions: All Ages
- Gold coin donation: $0.00
Event listed by: Mangere Arts Centre Nga Tohu o Uenuku
Join us for the second round of the Aotearoa Film Series.
The Orator (O Le Tulafale) is a contemporary drama about courage, forgiveness and love. Small in stature and humble, Saili lives a simple life with his beloved wife and daughter in an isolated, traditional village in the islands of Samoa. Forced to protect his land and family, Saili must face his fears and seek the right to speak up for those he loves.
The Orator (O le Tulafale) was filmed entirely on the island of Upolu, Samoa. The various locations were found in the villages of Manunu, Vailele, Satapuala, Faleapuna, Vaitele.
Written and directed by: Tusi Tamasese.
Produced by: Catherine Fitzgerald.
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