DOCNZ International Documentary Festival: March 2009, Rialto Cinemas, Auckland, New Zealand;

Frameline33: June 2009, Castro Theatre, San Francisco, USA; 

Rhode Island International Film Festival: Aug. 2009, Columbus Theatre Arts Center - Rhode Island, USA;

QueerDOC 2009: Sept. 2009, Dendy, Newtown, Sydney, Australia;

Vancouver International Film Festival: Oct. 2009, Pacific Cinémathèque, Vancouver, Canada;

52nd DOK Leipzig International Festival for Documentary and Animated Film: Oct. 2009 Passage Kinos,  

                                                                Schaubühne Lindenfels Ballsaal, Leipzig, Germany;

7th Mix Brasil Film Festival of Sexual Diversity: Nov. 2009, Sao Paulo, Brasil;

Chéries-Chéris, the Paris Gay Lesbians Trans Film Festival: Nov. 2009, Forum Des Images, Paris, France;                          

GlobalFest FilmFest: Jan. 2010, The Plaza Theatre, Calgary, Canada;

ReFrame Peterborough International Film Festival: Jan. 2010, Peterborough, Canada;

The Beloit International Film Festival: Feb 2010, Wilson Theatre, Beloit, USA;

The 24th BFI London Lesbian and Gay Film Festival: March 2010, BFI  Southbank, London, UK;

The Third International Gay and Lesbian Audiovisual Arts Festival of Andalusia: March 2010,

                                                                Cordoba, Spain;

Siddharth Gautam Film Festival: March 2010, Kolkata, India;

KASHISH - Mumbai International Queer Film Festival: April 2010, PVR, Juhu, Mumbai, India;

26th Boston LGBT Film Festival: May 2010, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, USA;

7th Planete Doc Review Film Festival: May 2010, Kinoteka Theater, Warsaw, Poland;

7th Festival CINEPRIDE de Nantes: May 2010, Cinema Kartorza, Nantes, France.

20th Anniversary Inside Out Toronto LGBT Film and Video Festival: May 2010,  Toronto, Canada;

1st Annual Out Twin Cities Film Festival: OPENING NIGHT FILM, June 2010, Minneapolis, USA;

17th Gaze Dublin Lesbian and Gay Film Festival: July 2010, Lighthouse Cinema, Dublin, Ireland;

aGLIFF 23 (Austin Gay and Lesbian International Film Festival): September 2010, Alamo Drafthouse, Austin,

                                                                Texas, USA;

Downtown Film Festival Los Angeles: September 2010, Civic Center Theater, Los Angeles, USA;

Portland Lesbian & Gay Film Festival: October 2010, Cinema 21, Portland, Oregon, USA;

Ellensburg Film Festival: October 2010, Ellensburg, Washington, USA;

8th Annual Southwest Gay and Lesbian Film Festival: September 2010, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA;

Queer Brighton / Brighton Photo Biennial:  2010, Brighton, England;

Glasgay!: October 2010, CCA (Centre for Contemporary Art) Glasgow, Scotland;

Radar Hamburg International Independent Film Festival: November 2010, Hamburg, Germany.



Awards/Nominations:


Winner - aGLIFF23 Documentary Jury Feature Prize: Austin Gay and Lesbian International Film Festival:

                                                              (USA, 2010);

Special Mention - Best New Zealand Feature Documentary: DOCNZ International Documentary Festival

                                                               (NZ, 2009);

Finalist - Best Festival/Arts/Documentary: Qantas Film and Television Awards (New Zealand, 2009);

In Competition: Third International Gay and Lesbian Audiovisual Arts Festival of Andalusia (Spain 2010);

In Competition: KASHISH - Mumbai International Queer Film Festival (India, 2010).



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Above: “Ola, Aitu, Mauli - The Inner Person” courtesy of Shigeyuki Kihara and Rebecca Swan

         Below:  “Fa’a fafine Animation” from Assume Nothing

 

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