Mon, Dec. 7 @ 1pm Bow Tie Chelsea
Paraiti is the healer and midwife of her rural, tribal people she believes in life. But new laws are in force prohibiting unlicensed healers. She gets approached by Maraea, the servant of a wealthy woman, Rebecca, who seeks her knowledge and assistance in order to hide a secret which could destroy Rebecca's position in European settler society. Directed by Dana Rotberg, 2014, New Zealand, Drama, Maori, English, English subt.
Trailer here: https://youtu.be/prcx70v-H6w
Shown with "White Like The Moon"
keep her identity when her mother forces her to bleach her skin. White Like the Moon is a revealing film about a dilemma not very well known outside Latino communities; that of the myth of the light skin superiority in Indigenous and Indigenous descendant communities. Directed by Marina Gonzales Palmier, 2001, USA, 23 min, short drama in English
Bow Tie Chelsea Cinemas (View)
260 West 23rd St.
New York, NY 10011
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