For My Fathers Kingdom directed by Vea Mafile’o and Jeremiah Tauamiti
For My Fathers Kingdom directed by Vea Mafile’o and Jeremiah Tauamiti
For My Fathers Kingdom (2019)

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For My Father's Kingdom

Vea Mafile’o and Jeremiah Tauamiti | New Zealand | | Unclassified (All Ages)

Driven by his deep faith in God and traditional culture, a flat-broke Tongan pensioner must navigate not only the rough streets of South Auckland, but also his tumultuous relationship with his New Zealand-born son who struggles to accept his father’s commitment to a Kingdom that tore their family apart.

Format: DCP
Language: Tongan with English Subtitles
Duration: 97 min

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Sun 14 Mar 2021

12.15 pm

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97 mins


Unclassified (All Ages)

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Cinema 2, Level 2
ACMI, Fed Square

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