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Raffertys Theatre


16 February - 17 February 2018

Event Type

Cinema Screening


“Waru gives a sense of dramatic, urgent realism to a story that plays out like a suspenseful mystery.” – The Hollywood Reporter

Directed by eight Māori women, this ground-breaking and powerful film won a rush of attention after its debut at the 2017 New Zealand International Film Festival.

Featuring eight connected stories, Waru follows one life-changing event that unfolds around the tangi (funeral) of a small boy.

Classification: M – Mature themes, coarse language and a sex scene
Distributor: Vendetta Films

Dates & Times:
Friday 16 February 2018 at 7:15pm
Saturday 17 February 2018 at 7:45pm


Ticket Options

Members Adult $12
Members Concession $9
Members 30 Club $9
Adult $15
Concession $12
F/T Student $12
Transaction fees apply
Screen $1.65


1 hour 29 minutes (No interval)

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