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Alice Canton

"Do I choose to be white or do I choose to be other?" The child of a Chinese and Europe cross-cultural union, actor and playwright Alice Canton creates a work that challenges why our society forces people to choose one ethnic box.

 

 

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Taunoa Filimoehala

Tongan opera singer Taunoa (Noah) Filimoehala is struggling to balance commitments to his church community, opera, university and his health. With big dreams and an even bigger competition looming, he must decide what to prioritize and what to put on the back burner but who will he have to let down?

  • 2018-04-20T03:00:00-07:00
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  • 2018-04-21T09:00:00-07:00
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Taofia Pelesasa

Samoan/Tokelauan-Kiwi Taofia Pelesasa presents a controversial play to his Tokelauan community that goes against everything they believe in by representing a future in which their island homeland is lost to climate change and submerged forever.

  • 2018-04-20T19:30:00-07:00
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Matthew Asi Pasitoa

Niuean Matthew Asi Pasitoa thought it would be fun to enter the Mr Diversity pageant but things get serious when celebrity judge Colin Mathura-Jeffree challenges him to truly express his connection to his culture.

  • 2018-04-23T03:00:00-07:00
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  • 2018-04-27T03:00:00-07:00
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  • 2018-04-28T09:00:00-07:00
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Banding Together Young Africans to Spread Positive Image

21-year-old Zimbabwean-Kiwi Makanaka (Maka) Tuwe is on a mission to radically change New Zealanders’ perceptions of Africans by banding together young Africans to spread a positive image among the media.

  • 2018-04-27T19:30:00-07:00
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Wei Lun Ha

Talented Chinese brush artist Wei Lun Ha wants to turn his passion into a career, but his parents are not convinced being a professional artist is a credible profession. Things become more difficult as Wei begins to express his social convictions through his artwork.

  • 2018-04-30T03:00:00-07:00
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  • 2018-05-02T03:00:00-07:00
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  • 2018-05-04T03:00:00-07:00
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  • 2018-05-05T09:00:00-07:00
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Medulla Oblongata

Medulla Oblongata, a 29-year-old Maldivian-Kiwi refugee, seeks to combine his two passions – human rights activism and drag.

  • 2018-05-04T19:30:00-07:00
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Flamboyant Designer Lenon Wakuwa Explores African Heritage

Flamboyant fashion design student Lenon Wakuwa has made a world for himself in small town New Zealand, but an assignment about identity forces him to confront how the African community views his unique and feminine style.

  • 2018-05-07T03:00:00-07:00
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  • 2018-05-09T03:00:00-07:00
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  • 2018-05-11T03:00:00-07:00
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  • 2018-05-12T09:00:00-07:00
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Xi Yao Chen

In this episode, 30-year-old Xi Yao Chen travels back to his home country of China to seek the approval of his parents, highly accomplished traditional Chinese musicians, to pursue his passion for metal.

  • 2018-05-11T19:30:00-07:00
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Lovie Daniels

Maori-Indian Lovie Daniel’s is on a journey to unravel the mysteries surrounding her Indian grandfather and learn about her unknown Indian heritage.

  • 2018-05-14T03:00:00-07:00
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  • 2018-05-16T03:00:00-07:00
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  • 2018-05-18T03:00:00-07:00
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