Rochefort Pacifique Festival [fr]
New Zealand writer Witi Ihimaera to be guest of honour at the Rochefort Pacific Cinema and Literature Festival.
From the 25th to the 29th of March, the 9th edition of the the Rochefort Pacific Cinema and Literature Festival will take place in Rochefort, Charente Maritime in France. The 2015 edition of the festival will focus in particular on New Zealand, with Witi Ihimaera, invited as the guest of honour.
The programme will include movies and literature from New Zealand but also from New Caledonia and French Polynesia. Writers, professors, film directors, poets and many other artists from these three countries will participate in the festival’s events.
Wairoa Maori Film Festival
In 2015, the Wairoa Maori Film Festival is the partner of the Rochefort festival. The director of the Wairoa festival, Leo Koziol, is a special guest of the Rochefort Pacifique festival.