The Faiva tauʻolunga DVD series

The list below gives an overview of the movies included on Faiva tauʻolunga 1 and 2 and 3 DVD. 23 or 24 movies each, that is almost 2 hours of video per disk. These movies show recordings of actual dance performances, with annotated songs in both English and Tongan. All disks are region free and in PAL format.

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Volume 1

dancer

Queen Salote college, 75th anniversary, 2001

Hiko (tokolahi) — Juggling (many)

Queen Salote college students

dancer

Queen Salote college, 75th anniversary, 2001

Faʻahi ula — Split dance

Queen Salote college students

dancer

St. Joseph business college fundraising, 2000

ʻŪpē ʻo Titilupe Tuita — Lullaby of Titilupe Tuita

Rosley ʻOneʻone

dancer

St. Joseph business college fundraising, 2001

Fetuʻu ʻesiafi ʻo Vakataumai — Fizzling meteors of Vakataumai

ʻOkataina Taione

dancer

Tupou highschool 37th anniversary, 2000

Fitungofulu taʻu ʻo e hau — 70th birthday of the ruler

Pauline Langi

dancer

Tupou highschool 37th anniversary, 2000

Tapa e ʻuhila — Flash of lightning

Greyline Niu

dancer

Miss Heilala pageant, 2000

Tahakaeafe — One but worth a thousand

Loslyn Finau

dancer

Miss Heilala pageant, 2000

Muka ʻo e ʻofa — Sprouting leaves of love

Mele Tuʻitufu Neilsen

dancer

Miss Heilala pageant, 2000

Manu ʻo palataisi — Bird of paradise

ʻIsapela Moala

dancer

Miss Heilala pageant, 2000

Ko e hala kuo papa — The well trodden paths

Kilisitina Kaitapu

dancer

Haʻapai festival week, 2000

ʻElito e kakala hingoa — Essence of renowned kakala

ʻAnasivilaise ʻUvea

dancer

Haʻapai festival week, 2000

Poʻulivaʻati — Boulevard

Kalisi ʻOvava Hungalu

dancer

Haʻapai festival week, 2000

Saame 23 — Psalm 23

ʻEma Taʻufoʻou

dancer

Haʻapai festival week, 2000

ʻŪpē ʻo Fusipala — Lullaby of Fusipala

Toutaimana Fifita

dancer

Haʻapai festival week, 2000

Hiva ʻo Luke Veikoso — Ode for Luke Veikoso

ʻEma Tupou

dancer

Haʻapai festival week, 2000

ʻOfa mei muli ʻa Fusipala — Fusipala's love from abroad

Kalolaine Fifita Taukeiʻaho

dancer

Haʻapai festival week, 2000

ʻŪpē ʻo Siuʻilikutapu — Lullaby of Siuʻilikutapu

Margaret Ann Vaipulu

dancer

Haʻapai festival week, 2000

Laulau ʻo e kava — Presentation of the kava

Lesieli ʻAholelei

dancer

Haʻapai festival week, 2000

Hiko (tokotaha) — Juggling (single)

Tiana Lee Moʻale

dancer

Haʻapai festival week, 2000

Hala Vuna — Vuna road

Minoneti Pomale

dancer

Haʻapai festival week, 2000

ʻOfa mei Pelehake — Love from Pelehake

Tiana Lee Moʻale

dancer

Haʻapai festival week, 2000

Faiva kehekehe — Various songs

Kulaea Kaufusi

dancer

Tonga national centre, 2001

Tuʻu fakaunga — Standing in concealment

Lupe Fifita, Puanani Taukolo, ʻEseta ʻAlatini, Losa Fanua, ʻAkesa Lutui

Where, why, when?

What song?

Who?

Volume 2

dancer

Great Tongan dance competition, 2001

Haʻele ki Pilitania — Royal visit to Great Britain

Kefi Maea, Soana Fifita, Talilotu Pongi, Lavinia Fetuani, Melisa Fotu, Lavinia Lafitani

dancer

Great Tongan dance competition, 2001

Ko e hā nai ha tatau — What will it amount to

Luseane Manumanu

dancer

Great Tongan dance competition, 2001

Mileniume foʻou — New millennium

Taina Pahulu

dancer

Great Tongan dance competition, 2001

Lose ʻo Pelehake — Rose of Pelehake

Maʻata Tuiano, ʻAkata Fifita, Pina Fifita, Sela Fonua, Mele Fiona, Loviana Taufa

dancer

Great Tongan dance competition, 2001

Hiva e Pitutaukae — Ode of the Pitutaukae

Taiana Halapua, ʻAnanono Fineanganofo, Taliangi Maka

dancer

Princess royal festival, 2001

Tokelau to ʻi Muifonua — Northerlies striking Muifonua

ʻEmeline Ui, Siai ʻo Taufaʻahau (tuʻulafale)

dancer

Princess royal festival, 2001

Lave malie mai — Speak to me gently

Selina ʻEmeline Jones, Filipe Makasini (tuʻulafale)

dancer

Princess royal festival, 2001

Lolo kakala teau — Scented oil of 100 kakala

Sepi Grew, ʻAline ʻOfamoʻoni, ʻAna Helu, Selina Jones

dancer

Princess royal festival, 2001Fakamoʻoni uaafe — Year 2000 certified

Tupou Moheofo Kefu, Vili Mulikihaʻamea (tuʻulafale)

dancer

ʻEua national park festival, 2001

Fanongonongo mei he taulanga Nafanua — Proclamation from Nafanua harbour

Siale ʻAholelei

dancer

ʻEua national park festival, 2001

ʻOtu vaitafe — River country

ʻAnaise Sisi

dancer

ʻEua national park festival, 2001

Fiefia, taha kae afe — Happy, one in a thousand

Peti ʻAhohako

dancer

National music festival, 2001

Loka siliva — Silver lock

ʻAmelia Fahamokioa (Kaleli, Ngeleʻia)

dancer

National music festival, 2001

ʻŪpē ʻo Manumataongo

Lullaby of Manumataongo — Lavinia Tuʻipulotu (Lautohi Havelu/Tofoa)

dancer

National music festival, 2001ʻApasia — Revered

Malia Kalameli Tuli (Faʻonelua, Lapaha)

dancer

National music festival, 2001

Sei ʻo fafine — Women's sei

Nusi Kaunanga Leki (Fono-ki-tangata, ʻUtulau)

dancer

Miss Heilala pageant, 2001

Hiva ʻo Maʻatu — Song of Maʻatu

Pelenaise Losalu

dancer

Miss Heilala pageant, 2001

Ko e fakatuʻa ki ʻAhononou — Directed to ʻAhononou

Christy Maria Nau

dancer

Miss tauʻolunga junior contest 2001

Poʻulikaeʻeva — Nightrover

Fanguna ʻAlavina

dancer

Miss tauʻolunga junior contest 2001

Tokelau to ʻi Muifonua — Northerly striking Muifonua

Surrey Tominika Moeʻia ʻi Pangai Sefesi

dancer

Miss tauʻolunga junior contest 2001

Leiola — Lei of life

ʻEmeline Nukuau Mafi

dancer

Miss tauʻolunga junior contest 2001

ʻŪpē ʻo Latufuipeka

Lullaby of Latufuipeka — Christabelle Lee-Dorothy Kiteau

dancer

Miss tauʻolunga junior contest 2001

Maile — Maile (fern)

Setaita Talanoa Fililava

Where, why, when?

What song?

Who?

Volume 3

dancer

Tonga national centre, 2001

Hiko — Juggling

Losa Fanua, ʻAkesa Lutui, ʻEseta ʻAlatini, Puanani Taukolo, Lupe Fifita

dancer

Queen Salote college, 76th anniversary, 2002

Hiva tauʻolunga ʻo Latuniua — Latuniua's dance song

Lupe Taufa, Neomai Tupou, Mele Lomu

dancer

Tupou highschool new classrooms celebration, 2002

Tala ange muʻa — Please tell first

Eastern district school pupils

dancer

Tupou highschool new classrooms celebration, 2002

ʻŪpē kia Lupepauʻu

Lullaby for Lupepauʻu — Western district school pupils

dancer

ʻAtenisi graduation ceremony, 2002

Hiva afa o Vaea — Vaea's hurricane song

+ Samoa lavalava

Natali Tuʻipeatau

dancer

ʻAtenisi graduation ceremony, 2002

Lou kie mei Haʻamoa — Silky mat from Samoa

ʻAmelia Fonokalafi

dancer

Miss Heilala pageant, 2003

Hiva ʻo Tiufilusi — Song for Tiufilusi

Tania Liufau

dancer

Miss tauʻolunga junior contest, 2003

Leuleukefu lousi — (A type of) garland

Vaisioʻata Makisi

dancer

Miss tauʻolunga junior contest, 2003

Puatalefusi — Port of refuge

Rosemarie Louise Fili

dancer

Miss Heilala pageant, 2003

Fuifui kula — Red flock of birds

Lesieli Kirstie Foliaki

dancer

Miss Heilala pageant, 2003

Uisa ʻete fiefia — Oh my joy

Teuila Vehekite

dancer

Miss tauʻolunga junior contest, 2003

ʻŪpē ʻo Manumataongo — Manumataongo's lullaby

ʻAsinate Matu

dancer

Dance examination and show, 2003

Teine siva — Dance maiden

6 years old girls

dancer

Dance examination and show, 2003

Kahalani — Luminescent

7 years old girls

dancer

Dance examination and show, 2003

Fonua mana — Enchanted country

11 years and up old girls

dancer

Dance examination and show, 2003

ʻŪpē ʻo Sinaitakala — Lullaby for Sinaitakala

9 & 10 years old girls

dancer

National music festival, 2004

Konisitūtone — Constitution

Liekina Tuʻivai, Manase Folau, Telekihi Tuʻuhetoka

dancer

Miss tauʻolunga junior contest, 2004

ʻIkale oma ʻo Pau — Swift eagle of Bau

Esetia Schaumkel

dancer

Miss tauʻolunga junior contest, 2004

Fāhina ʻo Tongataʻeapa — White pandanus of Tongataʻeapa

Kalina Maileseni

dancer

Miss Heilala pageant, 2004

Nepituno — Neptune

ʻAnaise Taetunaʻula Vaea Hess

dancer

Miss Heilala pageant, 2004

Maʻafu ʻo e Hifofua — Maʻafu of the Hifofua — ʻAna Lupe Kavahaʻapai Nehasi Kailahi

dancer

Miss tauʻolunga junior contest, 2004

Lei siliva ʻo Pilolevu — Pilolevu's silver garland

Angel Fakanongameilangi Fungalei

dancer

Miss tauʻolunga junior contest, 2004

Matameʻa foʻoua — Scenes of novelties

Tulouna Larissa Langi

dancer

Miss Heilala pageant, 2004

Leiola — Garland of life

Malia Kalameli Telēsia Kaitapu

The Faiva tauʻolunga iPod disk

Free gift: download a (low quality) movie for your iPod (or any other MPEG4 player with 320x240 screen)

medium size (iPod size) (5.6MB)

small size (1.7 MB)

Or get the normal quality movie and 25 other movies on a CD (different from those on the DVDs).

ipod movie

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