Two Maori made short films have been selected for the 27th Sundace Film Festival, a top US independent film festival.
The 81 short films chosen represent 21 countries and where chosen form over 6,700 submissions for the 2011 Sundance Film Festival s!
- Ebony Society / Aotearoa-New Zealand (Director and Screenwriter: Tammy Davis [Ng?ti Rangi & Atihaunui a Paparangi]) – One night out stealing; two boys learn a lesson.
- Redemption / Aotearoa-New Zealand (Director: Katie Wolfe [Taranaki/Ngati Tama Ngati Mutunga]; Co-Screenwriters: Tim Balme, Renae Maihi [Nga Puhi/Ngati Hine, Te Arawa/Ngati Wakaue], and Katie Wolfe based on the short story by Phil Kawana [Ngaruahinerangi, Ngati Ruanui, Ngati Kahungunu ki Wairarapa, Rangitane]) – A boy. A girl. A step too far.