Hiko in Tonga (2019)

Approved | | Documentary | 20 September 2019 (USA)
Paprika Leaverton, Host and Director of this award-winning film explores the vanishing female art form of Hiko or Juggling, while sharing the unique history of these Polynesian women and their Queen Salote in the Kingdom of Tonga.

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Ofa Ki-Vavau Faiva-Saile Ofa Ki-Vavau Faiva-Saile ... Self
Valentaine Matthias Fakapulia Valentaine Matthias Fakapulia ... Self
Sulia Fonua Sulia Fonua ... Self
Clelia Hendee Clelia Hendee ... Self
Connie Paprika Leaverton ... Host
Leotisia Malakai Leotisia Malakai ... Self
Meleane Siketi Meleane Siketi ... Self
Kelsey Strauch Kelsey Strauch ... Self
Mele Pakileata Taulange Mele Pakileata Taulange ... Self
Pasemeta Taunisila Pasemeta Taunisila ... Self
Sione Tokomaata Sione Tokomaata ... Self
Ellen Winters Ellen Winters ... Self
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Paprika Leaverton, Host and Director of this award-winning film explores the vanishing female art form of Hiko or Juggling, while sharing the unique history of these Polynesian women and their Queen Salote in the Kingdom of Tonga.

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Documentary

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Approved
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Hiko is a juggling game only for women. So the entire Kingdom of Tonga has the largest population of jugglers per capita..and they are all women! See more »

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 September 2019 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Tonga

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Budget:

$150,000 (estimated)
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