“MERATA” at National Museum of the American Indian – from Ava DuVernay’s Array

In by Michon Boston

MERATA: HOW MUM DECOLONISED THE SCREEN a film by Heperi “Hepi” Mita A documentary portrait of the pioneering indigenous filmmaker and activist Merata Mita, MERATA is an intimate tribute from a son about his mother that delves into the life of the first woman from an Indigenous Nation to solely direct a film anywhere in the world. Known as the …