In a cinematic letter to his son, native Rapanui (Easter Island) filmmaker Sergio Mata’u Rapu explores the modern dilemma of their people, descendants of the ancient statue builders, as they face the consequences of their rapidly developing home.
Eating Up Easter will be released on Earth Day (4/22) via Music Box Films StreamLocal.
Official Selection - Hawai'i International Film Festival 2018
Official Selection - DC Environmental Film Festival 2019
Winner - Mallku Feature Film Competition - 2019 Arica Nativa Film Festival
Best Environmental/Outdoor Feature - 2019 BendFilm Festival
Jury Grand Prize - 2019 Arkhaios Film Festival
Audience Favorite - 2019 Arkhaios Film Festival
Sustainability Award - 2019 Portuguese Surf Film Festival