First screened in February 2017
Directors: Martin Butler and Bentley Dean. Cast: Marie Wawa, Mungau Dain, Marceline Rofit, Charlie Kahla, Albi Nangia, Lingai Kowia, Dadwa Mungau, Linette Yowayin, Mikum Tainakou. Screenplay: John Collee, Martin Butler, and Bentley Dean. Twitter Capsule:
Extraordinarily high production values for this colorful Vanuatuan drama of star-crossed lovers. Not all new, but it's vivid.
I'm in no position to gauge its cultural authenticity; some of these tropes feel familiar, but that could just speak to their universality. See it!