For My Father's Kingdom (2019)

  • Documentary
  • 1h 37m

For My Father’s Kingdom follows Tongan pensioner Saia Mafile’o and his family as they are stretched to breaking point by the commitment and passion to God that has driven Saia’s life.

This debut feature documentary offers a rich view of how contemporary secular families deal with the rigours of devout Christian tithing, as well as a unique insight into traditional Tongan culture.


Vea Mafile'o


Sandra Kailahi

Director of Photography

Jeremiah Tauamiti



Country of Origin

New Zealand

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