Papakura Courier - - FRONT PAGE -

Com­bin­ing her Tongan roots and love of film, Vea Mafile’o is mak­ing sure her cul­ture gets the big screen treat­ment. The film and tele­vi­sion di­rec­tor is or­gan­is­ing a short film fes­ti­val in South Auck­land in Septem­ber to cel­e­brate Tongan Lan­guage Week. It will fea­ture a col­lec­tion of Tongan films from the Nuku`alofa Film Fes­ti­val in Tonga. The short film fes­ti­val is on Septem­ber 6 at Man­gere Arts Cen­tre from 6.30pm, with a ques­tion and an­swer ses­sion at the end.

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