George Nuku performing "Pukana", a non verbal communication.
Pukana (verb) to stare wildly, dilate the eyes - done when performing haka and waiata to emphasise particular words.
The haka is a traditional war cry, dance, or challenge from the Māori people of New Zealand. It is a posture dance performed by a group, with vigorous movements and stamping of the feet with rhythmically shouted accompaniment.
release # 2721