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Thrilling premiere for Futa Helu film - Tongan Ark

7 August, 2012

Watching the world premiere in Auckland of Tongan Ark alongside about 700 Tongans was like being at sea in unruly, unpredictable but ultimately thrilling waters ...

Tongan Ark tells a remarkable story, about a remarkable man, Futa Helu, and his one of a kind, bold, unconventional university, called, ‘Atenisi, the Tongan word for Athens.

- Photographer Karen Abplanalp - her profile on Tongan Ark and her pictures.

The Tongan Ark trailer