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Liliu: the courtroom drama set in post-WWI Samoa

Set in colonial Samoa, short film Liliu tells the story of a court interpreter who risks everything to help a wrongfully convicted chief. Filmmaker Fa’alava’au Jeremiah Tauamiti hopes people will remember the leadership roles Pacific women held before colonial times.

Watch the trailer here.

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