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Offshoot Commentaries: Perspective of an Indigenous Filmmaker

Kaʻiwakīloumoku Pacific Indigenous Institute presents
PACIFIC CONVERSATIONS

Offshoot Commentaries
Episode 9: Perspective of an Indigenous Filmmaker

Join us as we talk to native Rapanui filmmaker Sergio Mataʻu Rapu about his film Eating Up Easter. Framed as a cinematic letter to his son, the film explores the tensions within an island community facing the globalizing effects of tourism while trying to protect their culture, identity, and ways of life for future generations. Don’t miss out on this interesting conversation, and hear about some of the decisions behind the making of this film.

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Original Release Date:
April 30, 2021