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We’re very excited to have Possum screening in Auckland and Wellington at the NZIFF as part of the Nga Whanaunga Maori Pasifika Shorts programme. Looking forward to sharing this with a New Zealand audience. Don’t forget to wear your Swanndri! Get in quick if you want tickets and see you there! AUCKLAND Saturday 22 July, 6.00pm ASB Waterfront Theatre Monday 24 July, 10.15am ASB Waterfront Theatre Saturday 29 July, 6.15pm Event Cinemas Manukau… Read More

Possum is a glimpse into a slice of kiwi (New Zealand) culture that is at the core of many New Zealanders. Like many others from the East Coast of the North Island in the 70’s, my father Wallace Whitehead, often took up contracts fencing, shearing or scrub cutting. I guess the money was ok, but it was certainly hard labor. It also often meant staying on site away from the family during the week…. Read More