Indigenous LGBT Film Festival


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Enjoy a selection of indigenous lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender short and feature films  – screening as part of the Auckland Pride Festival 2016.

Two Spirit Short Films (60 min)
Canadian and U.S. Short films by native film makers explore themes of being 'two spirit' in a contemporary cultural context. Curated by Howard Adler (Anishnaabe), Co-Director of Asinabka Film & Media Arts Festival, Ottawa, Canada.

Takatapui Pacific Short Films (60 min)
Short films from Aotearoa, Pacific and Australian film makers explore LGBT themes and what it means to be Takatapui. Curated by Leo Koziol (Ngati Rakaipaaka, Ngati Kahungunu), Director of Wairoa Māori Film Festival, Aotearoa.

Special Presentation: Kumu Hina (77 min)
'Imagine a world where a little boy can grow up to be the woman of his dreams, and a young girl can rise to be a leader among men. Welcome to Kumu Hina's Hawai'i.'

Directed by Joe Wilson and Dean Hamer, Hawaii, USA 2013. Run time 77 min

Auditorium, lower ground level

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