Tales from Nanumea: The Defeat of Tulaapoupou

some stylin’ story telling … pacific represent

Long ago, a war was waged between two nations: Tonga and Nanumea (currently an islet of Tuvalu). The Tongans set out to destroy the Nanmeans, over the death of a fallen prince, but even their strongest warrior, a giant by the name of Tulaapoupou, was no match for the likes of Nanumea’s protector, Lapi.

[vimeo 7886882]

director/animator:  george samuels

sound design/score:  christian gianonne

narrator:  adam behr



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