Heart of Fire – Polynesian Warriors
Heart of Fire is a journey into the history of the Polynesian Fireknife also known as the Shiva Afi or tooth of death.
Professional fire performer Neal Webb visited the World Fireknife Championships in Hawaii and got closer than he might like to the Polynesian warrior culture.
"It was an absolute pleasure to be a part of the World Fireknife Championships and to learn from the elders and the new generation, what it really takes to become a Polynesian Warrior"
This Feature length documentary was part of the official selection of Auckland International Film Festival.
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Official Trailer - Heart of Fire
Heart of fire is a collaboration between fire performer Neal Webb, creative director of Energy Entertainments, filmmaker Elijah Cavanagh, founder of FilmsCo film-making and Gabrielle Fry from JPL Media.
More information can be found on Heart of Fire’s Facebook page.
A huge thank you to the Mauga Mu Fireknife Club for all of their love and support throughout this whole experience. You will always hold a place in our hearts. Check out their Facebook page.
Heart of Fire Episode 2 will be a journey through Mexico studying the Mayans and what fire means to them. In recent years the ancient traditions of Fire Hockey has started to become popular in Mexico. Michoacán, West of Mexico is home to an elite few that play with the game. This will be our starting point to journey through the Mayan culture and truly understand what fire means, how important is it within the Mayan traditions and ceremonies.
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