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Pacific Community Filmmaking Consortium: Film4Gender

MacLeod, Kirsten



Tony Crook
Project Member

Lilly Sar

Jacqueline Ryle

Ramona Boodoosingh


A Collection of Short community based films (1hour 25 mins) by Pacific Filmmakers focused on gender, gender based violence and local responses to the Covid -19 pandemic. The films were produced during 2020 by Pacific filmmakers from 7 countries - Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Tuvalu, Fiji, Bougainville, Vanuatu and Solomon Islands. The collection will be further supplemented by a film from Tonga.
"Strongpela Meri" (Strong Women) - PNG by Lilly Sar, Pikacha McLeen & Eggert Gunnarsson
“From the Market to the Parliament” by Llane Munau
“Hero-ine” by Anouk Ride, Adilah Dolaiano, Jo Jo Lepping ( Sukwadi Media)
Te Ala kite Mae ('A path to violence')- by Tala Simeti
“Resilience” by Ramona Boodoosingh & Khosrow Siisiialafia
"Weaving the Streets" by Larry Thomas & Joji Nabalarua (X'isle Productions)
"Wanem ia Fos" by Wan Smol Bag Theatre Company

Other Type Other
Online Publication Date Dec 1, 2020
Publication Date Dec 1, 2020
Deposit Date Jul 14, 2021
Keywords Gender; Covid; GBV; community filmmaking; participatory; Pacific
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Additional Information The Collection of films are free to view on You tube on the Consortium You tube channel:
This includes the Collected film, Film4Gender and the individual short films.
The films can also be accessed via the Consortium Website which holds more information about the films and filmmakers.