Morningstar Derosier, Tyson Mowarin, Jason Taylor
New Zealand, Maori
Over the span of one day, Awa is confronted with an opportunity to explore a powerful connection beckoning her to the bush. Honouring her ailing grandmother, Awa ventures into New Zealand’s dense woods to find Rongoa, a traditional medicine.
Themes: family, illness and aging, connection to nature, traditional ways