Gus Fisher Gallery is proud to present a selection of Pasifika short films curated by Craig Fasi, Director of the Pollywood Pasifika Film Festival, who will provide an introduction. Responding to themes of migrant labour and the Pacific slave trade, the screenings will last for a runtime of approximately 65 minutes.

The line-up includes: Whakaako Kia Whakaora / Educate to Liberate (Robert George), Smog (Alex Liu), Raids (Jade Jackson), The Last Sunday (Saito Lilo), Liliu (Jeremiah Tauamiti), Freedom Fighter (Tusi Tamasese).

Find more detail on the films here.

Craig Fasi (Niue – Tuapa/Namukulu) is sole curator/organizer/designer for Pollywood Pasifika Film that has been blessed with over 100 films screened and over 5000 audience members to date. Craig has persevered with his passion for Pacific Island Short film via the non-profit entity Pollywood Pasifika Film and is humbly grateful to have reached 21 years of production this November 2023.


  • Free - All Welcome


  • Fri 01 Dec


  • 6:00 pm — 7:30 pm


  • Level 4, The Kenneth Myers Centre
  • 74 Shortland Street
  • Auckland, 1010