A male dominated tribal culture is troubled by the impacts of modernity. The women of Papua New Guinea speak out, but will they be heard?
WANTOK MERI, is the story of seven women from remote Papua New Guinea who tell us of their struggles, successes and dreams. These women are smart and articulate, this is their story. In a fresh approach to the storytelling that needs no explanation, Wantok Meri is a timely documentary in the lead up to the APEC Summit held on the island this November.
Amidst the turmoil and uncertainty bought about by the collision of ancient and modern life, the woman of Papua New Guinea have a vision for their future.