Turangawaewae: A Place to Stand
Part of the New Zealand Short Film Collection
Duration: 10 minutes
Aspect Ratio: 4:3 Letterbox
Director: Peter Burger
Tiare (a koro, or old man), a Vietnam war veteran, lives homeless, wandering the city, collecting bits and pieces in his plastic bags. His daughter brings her own daughter to visit and tries yet again to persuade him to return to their ancestral home. He does not wish to go there.
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