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Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings Street

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Free Film Screening: Waru

October 17, 2018
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Eight Māori female directors have each contributed a sequence to this powerful and challenging feature which unfolds around the tangi of a small boy who died at the hands of his caregiver.

"When a child is killed every five weeks there is no other way to tackle abuse other than confronting it, head on." - Mihingarangi Forbes  

Watch the trailer

Directors

Briar Grace-Smith,
Casey Kaa,
Ainsley Gardiner,
Katie Wolfe,
Chelsea Cohen,
Renae Maihi,
Paula Jones,
Awanui Simich-Pene

Producers

Kerry Warkia
Kiel McNaughton

Screenplay

Briar Grace-Smith
Casey Kaa
Ainsley Gardiner
Katie Wolfe
Chelsea Cohen
Renae Maihi
Paula Jones
Josephine Stewart-Te Whiu


ADMISSION

FREE

DETAILS

When: Wednesday October 17 | 7pm

Where: Djavad Mowafaghian World Art Centre, Goldcorp Centre for the Arts (2nd floor), 149 W. Hastings St. 

** Please note that at this time, the building is only accessible via the Cordova Street courtyard entrance. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us at 778-782-9223 or via email at sfuw@sfu.ca.