Author: fifo

Tuesday 25th January 4pm – 6pm Several questions still ‘cloud’ digital development: -       What is the plausible economic evolution, between gratuity and cost? -       Does a digital economic model exist in French Polynesia? Responses, suggestions and hypothesis are drawn up to ‘clarify’ the stakes. Speakers: Bernard BENHAMOU, Delegate on Internet Use -  ...

Tuesday 25th January 9.30am – 11.30am Presentation of the Encounters - Michel PAOLETTI, Chairman of Digital Encounters. The Digital Planet: realities and trends - Marcel DESVERGNE, Chairman of AEC The country assesses the situation of Fenua’s digital evolution. Speakers: Bernard BENHAMOU, Delegate on Internet Use - Richar DIDIER High Commissioner of...

Since the beginning of 2009, in two years, the digital situation in Polynesia has really evolved. It would not be an exaggeration to talk about a ‘digital revolution.’ This transformation has progressed from its first signs, to the explosion of digital practices, inevitably implicating new social...

[singlepic id=562 w=320 h=240 float=right] Vanuatu – 2008 – 52 mn Réalisateur : Yves Bourgeois Production : Doscide & F3 Thalassa & Canal Overseas Version française In this search to resolve the mystery surrounding the final destiny of the famous and mythical ‘Lapérouse’ who disappeared in 1788, after three years of navigating around...

[singlepic id=548 w=320 h=240 float=right] Pf & Canada – 2010 - 52 mn Réalisateur : Benjamin Picard Production : Faimanu Productions Version française An unlikely meeting between people so distant but perhaps not so culturally different, indications about its past history or creative inspiration for its future evolution: that is what a delegation...

[singlepic id=547 w=320 h=240 float=right] NC – 2010 – 27 mn Réalisateur : Caroline Antic-Martin Production : Séquence Productions & FTNC Version française ‘The Story of a Perfume’ is above all the story of a meeting between Sandrine Videault, a Caledonian ‘nose’ trained by the greatest master perfumer and Malia, a Wallisian mother...

[singlepic id=549 w=320 h=240 float=right] Rapa Nui – 2010 – 52 mn Réalisateur : Philippe Axell Production : Axell Communication Version française Fascinating with its stone statues, today Easter Island is presented as the archetype of an ecological catastrophe on a large scale. For ten years multidisciplinary scientific teams have been searching, carrying...

[singlepic id=560 w=320 h=240 float=right] NC – 2010 – 60 mn Réalisateur : Eric Beauducel Production : Cauri Films & Canal Overseas Productions Version française In 1927, on a remote French islet in the middle of the South Pacific, a young Kanak worker who has come to extract the guano by chance discovers...

[singlepic id=551 w=320 h=240 float=right] Pf – 2010 – 53 mn Réalisateur : Jacques Navarro-Rovira Production : Bleu Lagon & Grand Angle Version française Francis Gazeau, a recent heart transplant patient, lives in Rangiroa. He decides to spend a year alone on the uninhabited atoll Tahanea, a strong act to thank his donor...

[singlepic id=554 w=320 h=240 float=right] Australie – 2009 – 26 mn Réalisateur : François Lévy-Kuentz Production : Programm 33 Version française ‘Papunya, a rocky hole west of Kintore,’ is an acrylic canvas painted in 2002 by the Aboriginal Pintupi artist, Ningura Napurrula. She describes mythical places linked to a time of dreams, when...

[singlepic id=557 w=320 h=240 float=right] Pf – 2010 – 52 mn Réalisateur : Sébastien Joly Production : Pollywood Films Version française Tumata Robinson is well-known in French Polynesia. After leaving the Grands Ballets de Tahiti in 2008, she created her new dance group, Tahiti Ora. Our inquisitive camera has immersed itself in the...

[singlepic id=542 w=320 h=240 float=right] Pf – 2010 – 52 mn Réalisateur : Gil Busseuil Production : Gil Busseuil Version française Tetua is a young inhabitant of one of the Austral Islands, her everyday life consists of school, family and religion. We follow in her footsteps for a day, then for a weekend...

[singlepic id=543 w=320 h=240 float=right] Australie – 2010 – 52 mn Réalisateur : Adrian Wills Production : Pursekey Productions & Macgowan Films Version anglaise There is a new generation of warriors coming out of Palm Island, a place with a dark history and a less than stellar reputation. A new era of hope,...

[singlepic id=558 w=320 h=240 float=right] Pf – 2009 – 52 mn Réalisateur : Laurence Generet Production : Treize au Sud Version française Polynesia: sixty-five rapes a month, one in four women a victim of wife-beating…a proportion which is almost three times higher than in France. The local Tahitian press often reports the recurring...

[singlepic id=561 w=320 h=240 float=right] Australie – 2000 – 30mn Réalisateur : Michael Butler Production : Sacred Oz Productions Version anglaise Yidaki or Didgeridoo is one of the oldest wind instruments in the world. Djalu Gurruwiwi is a full blood Aboriginal Elder from Gove in the North East Arnhem Land and is the...

[singlepic id=556 w=320 h=240 float=right] Hawaii – 2010 – 39 mn Réalisateur : Puhipau & Joan Lander Production : Na Maka o Ka ‘Aina Version anglaise Taro grower and native Hawaiian practitioner Jerry Konanui works to propagate and save from extinction the numerous varieties of kalo (taro), a staple of the Hawaiian people,...

[singlepic id=550 w=320 h=240 float=right] NZ – 2010 – 64 mn Réalisateur : Bruce Giglio Production : Sirocco Productions Version anglaise Kiri Wai, Inner Skin is the story of a young European/American who undertakes a return journey to the South Pacific to complete an identity quest that began in his adolescence when India...

[singlepic id=559 w=320 h=240 float=right] Vanuatu – 2009 – 13 mn Réalisateur : Anne Pitoiset & Laurent Cibien Production : aaa Productions Version française Set on the Vanuatu archipelago. The upside: it is paradise without tax, a paradise for investors who are searching for untouched beaches to set up luxury hotels. The downside:...

[singlepic id=563 w=320 h=240 float=right] Pacifique – 2010 - 52 mn Réalisateur : Philippe Abalan Production : Aber Images & Bleu Lagon Productions Version française The solo yachtsman Alain Gerbault  (Laval, 1893 - Timor, 1941), the first in the world to sail across the Atlantic from east to west and the first French...

[singlepic id=555 w=320 h=240 float=right] Australie – 2009 – 23 mn Réalisateur : Jono Van Hest Production : Rebel Films Version anglaise A smuggled video camera assists West Papuans to voice their stories of hope and resistance. Told by a politician's daughter, a village chief, a rebel commander and a cultural dancer -...

[singlepic id=546 w=320 h=240 float=right] Australie – 2009 – 52 mn Réalisateur : Damien Ordas Production : RFO NC Version française Bertrand Cadart is the only French mayor in Australia. He has carried out his functions as 1st Magistrate since 2007 in the Glamorgan Springs Bay region on the east coast of Tasmania: ...

[singlepic id=544 w=320 h=240 float=right] Australie – 2009 – 52 mn Réalisateur : Ingleton Sally Production : 360 Degree Films Version anglaise Eye for Architecture journeys into the world of cutting-edge architecture in Australia and Asia through the lens of the renowned architectural photographer John Gollings. A Gollings photograph can turn an ordinary...

[singlepic id=553 w=320 h=240 float=right] Australie – 2009 – 52 mn Réalisateur : Larry Zetlin Production : Gulliver Version anglaise THE LOST YEARS reveals for the first time one of the last great mysteries of the natural world. It is the story of an extraordinary journey of survival, yet the odds are stacked...

[singlepic id=545 w=320 h=240 float=right] Australie – 2008 – 52 mn Réalisateur : Rachel Perkins Production : Blackfella Films Version anglaise First Australian chronicles the birth of contemporary Australia as never told before, from the perspectives of its first people. First Australian explores what unfolds when the oldest living culture in the world...