Ziarah takes to the sea in search of the remains of Tupaia, a nobleman indispensable in liaising between the Māori and James Cook’s ship in 1769. On an uninhabited Indonesian island where Tupaia is believed to be buried, Bridget Reweti telescopes then and now, relating history to contemporary ecological problems. (CIRCUIT)

The other films shown within DINAMO: Footprints

Filmmaker
Bridget Reweti
Premiere
International premiere
Country
New Zealand, Indonesia
Year
2018
Medium
File
Length
10’
Language
Indonesian
Producer
Mark Williams
Sales
CIRCUIT Artist Film and Video Aotearoa New Zealand