A feature documentary film in production
Homecoming tells the story of the atoll of Pukapuka through the intergenerational story of two bi-cultural women Johnny Frisbie and Amelia Borofsky who journey home after decades away. Facing modernization, environmental, and cultural loss, this 3sq km coral atoll has little contact with outsiders or tourists, and the native community follows a Polynesian way of life lost to most of the Pacific. This character-driven documentary follows the two women on their journey “home” offering a poetic meditation on race, climate change, memory and the universal journey towards wholeness.
Check our successful Kickstarter Campaign completed in July 2015 and stay tune on the film progress by clicking on the Kickstarter Updates.
Homecoming Gifts Available Now!
You can purchase a University of Pukapuka T-shirt or a Map of Pukapuka Tote Bag for yourself or your loved ones. Please select your gift and make sure you choose the right size and color. All funds will go towards funding the editing and completion of Homecoming. Atawaiwolo, muchas gracias, and eternal gratitude for your support!