For my Father’s Kingdom | Film + director’s talk

Get your tickets quick for our film screening of For my Father's Kingdom and director's talk with Vea Mafile’o.

Put Saturday 11 July in your diary and get booking for our next film night – a beautiful story of faith, loyalty and family.

For My Father’s Kingdom follows Tongan pensioner Saia Mafile’o and his family as they are stretched to breaking point by the commitment and passion to God that has driven Saia’s life.

This debut feature documentary offers a rich view of how contemporary secular families deal with the rigours of devout Christian tithing, as well as a unique insight into traditional Tongan culture.

Co-director, co-producer and writer Vea Mafile’o will give a director’s talk and answer questions after the screening.

The details

  • Saturday 11 July.
  • Film starts at 7pm, director’s talk 8.30pm.
  • Tickets only available in person from Whangārei Art Museum.
  • $25 pp, includes complimentary drink.

Limited seats – pre-sales only. Book now!

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Watch the trailer