Cian Elyse White

Writer

Cian Elyse White is a wahine Māori artist of Te Arawa, Ngāti Pikiao, Tūhoe, Te Whānau a Ruataupare & Ngāti Kahungunu ki Wairoa descent. Currently based in her ūkaipō of Rotorua, Cian’s works include the SWANZ award-winning play Te Puhi and most recently a short film in NZIFF’s New Zealand’s Best 2020 which she wrote and directed, Daddy’s Girl (Kōtiro).