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Giving Pacific Islanders a voice through film

Craig Fasi notices a “real lack” of Pasifika contribution in the film industry 13 years ago, reported the East & Bays Courier.

Fasi says the industry works with a “shoe-string budget” mentality makes it difficult to sustain full-time employment. 115 more words

New Zealand

A refreshed perspective

Today is like any other normal day for me going to uni… but it’s been one with some insights

For instance, today I started with low self esteem, low energy and such negative attitude… 1,023 more words

2013

5 ways to keep the fire burning off the field‏

As a Pacific Islander our faith and spirituality are strong components of who we are, whether we choose to show it publicly or keep it more private. 896 more words

Pasifika

Toi Whakaari Pasifika in the house!

Go Toi Whakaari Pasifika, representing at Vic CareersPasifika Careers Evening last night.

L-R: 3rd year Acting students Vanessa Kumar, Sonny Tupu and Creative Producer and Director, Louise Tu’u, all proudly Samoan and smiling from the wonderful talks from  36 more words

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‘FAERY LANDS OF THE SOUTH SEAS’ BY JAMES NORMAN HALL, CHARLES BERNARD NORDHOFF

‘Faery Lands of the South Seas’ is a travelogue written by James Norman Hall and Charles Bernard Nordhoff. It recounts their various adventures in the Blue Continent, mainly in French Polynesia and the Cook Islands. 570 more words

Pacific Islands Literature

Q & A: Siale Piutau - Family support helps fulfil dreams

All rugby fans will know the name “Piutau”. Made famous by two brothers Siale and Charles. This extremely talented family has not only turned out skilled rugby players but also other very successful siblings in other areas of life, namely academia (Law & Health sector). 1,000 more words

Pasifika

▶ Moana & the Tribe Nga iwi e Chiemsee reggae

Moana & the Tribe Nga iwi e Chiemsee reggae

via ▶ Moana & the Tribe Nga iwi e Chiemsee reggae – YouTube.

“Everywhere Indigenous people are standing up for their rights. 33 more words

Indigenous Peoples