Tanna (12A).

Event runs on 2/5/2017.

Australia/Vanuatu, 2015, 1 hour 44 minutes, Nauvhal with English subtitles

Set against the rain forest and stark volcanic slopes of the Pacific Island paradise of Vanuatu, this is a Romeo & Juliet tale of how two young lovers challenge their cultural tradition of arranged marriages in the name of love. Performed by an extraordinary cast from the Yakel tribe who give a sprightly rendition of their own true story. This visually ravishing film tells the story of Wawu, a young woman who has fallen in love with her chief’s grandson, Dain. When her family forbids their marriage they run away, causing further trouble with a neighbouring clan as an inter-tribal war threatens. A rare chance to see a visually and culturally rich film from the South Pacific, I can promise that this is like nothing you’ve ever seen before.

“It’s a beautiful odyssey with strong spiritual undertones.” Screen International

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Showing date: 2/5/2017
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