October 18, 2021
Te Arepa Kahi – Director of Muru
On October 15 14 years ago armed NZ Police raided the small Tūhoe settlement of Ruātoki. Among those arrested was Māori activist Tame Iti under suspicion of domestic terrorism. Now a film based on the raids, Muru is due out on Waitangi Day. Award-winning filmmaker Te Arepa Kahi wrote & directed the feature film “MURU”.His previous films include Poi E: The Story of our Song and Mt. Zion. Muru stars and is co-produced by Tame Iti.