Learn about his direct experience with shooting and producing in Latin America and the Pacific.
Native Rapanui (Easter Island) Producer/Director Sergio Mata’u Rapu has spent the last 15 years shooting and producing documentaries that have aired on History Channel, Travel, National Geographic, and PBS. His latest feature film, Eating Up Easter, focuses on the social and environmental issues plaguing his island home due to a booming tourism industry. A year after its release, the film is continuing to play at international film festivals and is set for a US National broadcast in May 2020 followed by a national impact tour where Sergio and partner organizations will use the film to engage communities on topics of waste reduction and environmental conservation. Through his work, Sergio aims to show the diversity of life through thought-provoking media to inspire resolutions to social, economic, and environmental conflicts.
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