In The Blood - Donna Awatere Huata


Director Alison Carter

Producer Pāora Maxwell

Editor Doug Braddock

With Narrator: Nathaniel Lees

A documentary about Donna Awatere Huata, one of the most controversial of modern Maori leaders. Educationalist, classically trained opera singer and politician Donna has lead a remarkable life. Her path has taken her from radical protester to ACT MP and the extreme edges of political action.

This Matariki screening is in support of the exhibition “Wāhine: Beyond the Dusky Maiden” at Turnbull Gallery , 6 June-25 August, 2017.