Rising Dust is a hip-hop dance drama taken out of the city streets and into the historical, isolated, rural land of the Hokianga in New Zealand.
With the help of his ancestors, a teenager on the cusp of adulthood stands up to his father and defends his place in his home.
David Rawiri Pene
Kyra Aoake Kaea Pearce Althea Strydom Felicity Moloney Shyvon Campbell Chikhayla Broughton
Mike Diamond Zak Bristow Graham Josephs
Music Composed and Performed by
Choreography Created by
Parris Goebel and The Palace
In association with
Fresh Shorts – New Zealand Film Commission