Pietra Brettkelly


Film Projects

Public bio

Director/Producer supported by The Sundance Institute, Gucci Tribeca Fund, BritDoc, the Binger Film Lab and the New Zealand Film Commission.

2018 Yellow is Forbidden, Tribeca Film Festival-released New Zealand-selected Best Foreign Language, Best Documentary, Academy Awards 2019

2015  A Flickering Truth, Venice and Toronto Film Festivals-released, New Zealand entrant for Best Foreign Language at the 2017 Academy Awards

2012  Maori Boy Genius, Berlin Film Festival- released

2008 The Art Star and the Sudanese Twins, Sundance Film Festival award-winning film

2003 Beauty Will Save the World, AFI Film Festival released