When you turn around a coconut you will find the contours of a human face on its bottom side. The children`s film THE TALE OF THE COCONUT explains why this is the case. The children living on the small Island Karawara in Papua New Guinea tell us an old legend from their home: 

THE TALE OF THE COCONUT recounts how a group of men leaves for Pigeon Island to go hunting. After the hunt, one of the men is left behind on Pigeon Island without a raft and has to swim back home by himself. On his trip back he is attacked by a shark. At first he cleverly distracts it with the pigeons he caught. But then he runs out of pigeons...


Teaser and VOD (English version)

Look behind the scenes (external site in German)