Doc Edge Originals (2020)

  • 1h 2m
  • Jess Feast (Rise)
  • Morgan Leary (We Rock!)
  • James Muir (A Broken Earth)
  • New Zealand

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Friday 26th June, Intro 12:30pm, Q&A Session 2:10pm - 2:40pm
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Advisory: Infrequent strong language

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A collection of shorts from around Aotearoa / New Zealand, funded by The Doc Edge Rei Foundation Film Fund, which aims to facilitate the creation of documentaries tailored specifically for youth, offering stories and new perspectives that will help youth to broaden their worldview and set them up to be responsible members of the global community.

We Rock!
Directed by Morgan Leary
13 mins
A celebratory and empowering look at young Kiwi musicians, banding together as they attend Girls Rock Camp Aotearoa - a yearly girls, trans, and non-binary rock’n’roll themed camp, where music is the medium to empower our young people.

Directed by Jess Feast
16 mins
On 27 September 2019, during the largest climate protest in the world, an eclectic group of young people came together to make their voices heard. This film amplifies their voices.

A Broken Earth
Directed by James Muir
31 mins
When an oil company moves in next door, a couple is forced to deal with the effects of uncontrolled fracking and oil drilling next to their family farm.