REVIEW: Noted: Pacific climate change doco lacks ‘media impact’

  • Taberannang Korauaba
Keywords: Climate change, Documentary, Documentaries, Environment, Environmental journalism, Filmmaking, Geopolitics, Reviews


"On the night the The Hungry Tide was screened on Māori Television in New Zealand, our family was having a farewell party for our relatives returning to Kiribati the next day. We sat cross-legged on a mat in a circle while women prepared meals for everyone... of course our family members were going to watch the 'movie' rather than a documentary. They were going to re-connect their memories of Kiribati through this film. Not suprisingly, climate change and sea level rise are already a disaster on the minds of these people."


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Korauaba, T. (2013). REVIEW: Noted: Pacific climate change doco lacks ‘media impact’. Pacific Journalism Review : Te Koakoa, 19(1), 306-307.