8 protagonists, all Māori women. 8 directors (and one co-writer), all Māori women with screenwriting, directing or producing experience, working on their first feature film.
Author So Mayer
So Mayer is a writer and activist, and the author of Political Animals: The New Feminist Cinema (IB Tauris, 2015) and The Cinema of Sally Potter: A Politics of Love (Wallflower, 2009). They are a regular contributor to Sight & Sound and Literal, a member of queer feminist film curators Club des Femmes, and a co-founder of film industry campaigners Raising Films. @tr0ublemayer
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