The Spectacular Imagination Of The Pōhara Brothers

Todd Karehana | AOTEAROA NEW ZEALAND | 2015 | 8 MIN | SHORT DRAMA

Friday 21 October 2016 | 10:00 aM
TIFF Bell Lightbox, Cinema 2
International Premiere
Screening as part of Taking Aim: Shorts Program

When young Nathan and Christian learn that their Mum needs money to pay the electrical bill, they devise a plan to sell flying lessons. But when a grumpy auntie, played by famed Māori recording artist and actress Whirimako Black, challenges their ability to make her fly, they must rely on their youthful imagination and the power to believe in the impossible.

 

Todd Karehana (Māori/Tangata Whenu) graduated with a BA in Writing Studies/Media, Film & Television and Screen Production from the University of Auckland, where he is currently enrolled as a Master of Arts student, specializing in drama directing.