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Eating Up Easter

Sunday, October 20

Man surrounded by garbage piles pointing towards camera

Director: Sergio Mata'u Rapu
Producers: Sergio Mata'u Rapu, Elena Rapu 
2018 | 75 min | Chile, Rapa Nui | USA
Filmmaker in Attendance

The people of Rapa Nui, also known as Easter Island, are fighting for their cultural heritage, for job opportunities, and for an island clear of trash. Meet a local ecologist, two musicians, and the island’s first Indigenous governor as they work to balance growth with sustainability on an island overflowing with tourists and growing piles of litter.

Plays as part of Collectively at the Mead, Pacific Islanders in Communications