Domestic Violence is an ever present topic in families around the world. The South Pacific Islands have one of the highest rates and women, children, animals and men are constantly exposed to it.
These scenes were recorded on Vanua Lava as we hiked across the island and my thoughts kept coming back to the violence behind closed doors. So this is a visual expression of the topic on a small, far away island in the Pacific.
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music by nicolas jaar: shame
film and edit by ramin krause
All the strength to anybody who has to endure this tormenting situation.
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