“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