Posted: January 29, 2017 Filed under: Art, Film | Tags: kastom, Tanna movie, Vanuatu
Comment made to Vanuatu Daily Digest claiming exploitation by the filmmakers of Tanna
Knee-jerk resentment of someone else’s success, as elsewhere, is sadly a feature of Vanuatu life, so the kind of comment seen above, prompted by that Tanna‘s global success (and now Oscar nomination), is not unexpected.
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Posted: August 26, 2016 Filed under: The Daily Digest | Tags: Academy Awards, Australia, cinema, Dumbéa, Film, health, New Caledonia, Nouvelle-Calédonie, politics, Tanna movie, Vanuatu, VNPF
VNPF Building , Port Vila. Photo: Jean Van Jean
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