SAILAU is a documentary film in the making based on the 2016-17 voyage: The World’s First Circumnavigation of the Island of New Guinea in a Traditional Sailing Canoe. 

The film will be premiering November 2021 at the NKKF in Alotau, Papua New Guinea, as well as broadcasted on EMTV Papua New Guinea. 

The film is directed by Thor F. Jensen, produced by Dr Sophie Pascoe and sailed by Justin John, Sanakoli John and Job Siyae. 

Learn more on the official website:

The film is proudly supported by The National Kenu and Kundu Festival and Papua New Guinea National Film Institute.

Become part of the process by following SAILAU on Facebook.

Links: National Kenu and Kundu Festival, Papua New Guinea National Film Institute, EMTV