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2017 ONLINE FILM FESTIVAL | Maria | PBS

2017 ONLINE FILM FESTIVAL | Maria | PBS


(singing in foreign language) (screaming) – I can’t! I can’t do it! – But you can Fipe. – Auntie I can’t. (speaking foreign language) – You can do it Fipe. Come on. – You can do it, you can do it. (screaming) – [Man] Push, push, push, push, push. (gentle music) (speaking in foreign language) – Mom, it’s just us. – Your mom still won’t talk to you. – No. – You want me to go check up on her? – That’s alright. Probably make her a breakfast
and tell her about baby. Pio. – [Pio] Yeah I know mom. – [Woman] Thanks son, can
you put them the car please? – [Girl] Yeah I know,
I picture she can’t– – Ili! Ili! – [Ili] Which one did you say? – [Woman] The big one
with the pink feathers. – [Ili] It’s not here. – Use your eyes, not your mouth, eh? – [Ili] Whatever. – Hey! (speaking in foreign language) (sighs) (Ili mutters) (sighs) Ma. Ma. Fipe had baby last night. I said that Fipe had baby last night. She really needs you. Whether you wanna come or not, you’re gonna be at the Muri. You know everybody’s
gonna be happy to see you. Especially Fipe. Are you even gonna try and talk? You know the doctor said you
have to exercise your voice. (sighs) You’re unbelievable, you know that? (sighs) We’re gonna forget the
sound of your voice soon. Like you don’t even care. I’m the one that’s here with you, I am. You just sit there and be stubborn. There’s so much on my plate right now. And I need you. So you wanna take, whatever, yeah, yeah. – No, if you want you
can (voice trails off) – Shh! (Ili exclaims) (speaking in foreign language) Tell me, is baby here yet? – Not yet Auntie. – Son, I need you to go pick up your Nana. – Really? – Yeah, we need her. – Here take this. – Yeah, I’ll take this. (gentle music) – Nan! – [Woman On Right] Sis. Fipe and Tipene are here with baby. – Okay. – [Woman On Right] We’re
gonna start the rosary now. (man speaking in foreign language) – [Group] Holy Mary, mother of God, pray for our sinners now and
at the hour of our death. Amen. (speaking in foreign language) – [Group] Holy Mary, mother of God, pray for our sinners now and
at the hour of our death. Amen. (speaking in foreign language) – [Group] Holy Mary mother of God, pray for our sinners now and at the hour. (sobbing) – She’s beautiful, eh Nan? (unsettling music) We named her after you. Maria. – I love you Mom. (speaking in foreign language) (singing in foreign language)

30 thoughts on “2017 ONLINE FILM FESTIVAL | Maria | PBS”

  1. Does anyone know what the name of the song or prayer the family sings at the end of this film? With an English translation. I'm curious to find out, it's really beautiful. My dad and I just watched this together β™‘

  2. so much love for this film beautiful story line πŸ˜‡ watched it while I was in Canada for the imagi native film festival 2017 in Toronto this film had me in tears 😒😒
    10/10 for me πŸ‘Œβœ”πŸ”₯❀

  3. I basically made every person in my house watch this after I saw it for the first time. Wow. Beautifully written and shot film.

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