Cushla Donaldson

The Great Ngāruawahia Music Festival (2017)

29 min 14 secSingle channel / Digital Video / Colour / Sound

"Opening The Great Ngāruawāhia Music Festival, Joyce Coleman speaks as much for the legacy of the land and people that remain. Not interviewed in the film, as one would expect for a music doco, are the promoters, celebs who remember attending or entertainers who were on stage—in other words, the operators and actors of spectacle. It is instead the carers."

— Mark Amery, 'It gets weird out there' (2024)

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