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          Mahana
             

          Mahana (DVD, M)

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          From the author of 'The Whale Rider', a tale of family rivalry and reconciliation, set against the stunning backdrop of rural New Zealand in the 1960's. In the 1960s on the east coast of New Zealand, two Maori sheep-shearing families - the Mahanas and the Poatas - are longstandin...g enemies and commercial rivals. 14-year-old Simeon Mahana, the youngest son, is in conflict with his traditionalist grandfather, Tamihana. As Simeon unravels the truth behind the longstanding family vendetta, he risks not just his own future prospects, but the cohesion of the entire tight-knit society.
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          DVD Code 69440SDG
          Barcode 9321337168333
          Released NZ 13 Jul 2016
          Publisher 20th Century Fox
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          800 Words Season 2
             

          800 Words Season 2 (DVD, MADMAN ENTERTAINMENT, M)

          • RRP: $42.99
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          After the death of wife Laura, George Turner (Erik Thomson) made the very big call to move his family from Sydney to the small New Zealand seaside town of Weld. He wanted his kids, Shay (Melina Vidler) and Arlo (Benson Jack Anthony), to have a fresh start to heal and to find a ne...w love of life in the beautiful place he had loved as a child. This did not go according to plan, and in the second series of 800 Words George is battling to reunite his splintered family. George continues to find his place among the eclectic folk of Weld, as he raises teenagers Shay and Arlo. George and Fiona's budding relationship is headline news, but it's Jan's who is carrying her own secret that really sets the town alight. There are new faces as George's wayward brother arrives in town, but is that too many Turners for Weld to handle?
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          DVD Code SPP0015
          Barcode 9322225221727
          Released NZ 11 May 2017
          Publisher Madman Films
          Series 800 Words
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          New Zealand's Fiordland Moose
             

          New Zealand's Fiordland Moose (DVD, G)

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          Do North American Moose continue to survive in a remote Southwest corner of Fiordland New Zealand? YES ! New Zealand Wildlife Trust Biologist Ken Tustin's unravels one of NZ's most enduring wilderness mysteries.This NZ documentary takes a comprehensive look at the History of ...NZ Moose from their release in 1910 to the present day. It will leave you in no doubt about the existence of Moose in Fiordland today! - Positive DNA results - Cast Antlers - A trail of confirmed sightings
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          DVD Code 934039
          Published NZ 1 Jan 2018
          Publisher Miscellaneous DVD Publisher
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          Westside Series 3
             

          Westside Series 3 (DVD, MADMAN ENTERTAINMENT, R16)

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          Tales of crime and passion in Auckland, New Zealand, spanning from 1974 through to 1979.

          DVD Code SPP0016
          Barcode 9322225223257
          Released NZ 30 Aug 2017
          Publisher Madman Films
          Series Westside
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          Pecking Order
             

          Pecking Order (DVD, PG)

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          Join members of the Christchurch Poultry, Bantam and Pigeon Club in the lead up to the NZ National Championships, as they battle history and each other in a quest for glory and for the love of their birds. Meet Doug the determined Club President, Rhys the young upstart, Sarah the... chicken whisperer, Brian the loveable champion, Ian the exacting judge and much more! Pecking Order is a hilarious, unique, heart-warming slice of Kiwiana which will delight and surprise audiences of all ages.
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          DVD Code VF1618
          Barcode 9312590158070
          Released NZ 23 Aug 2017
          Publisher GDE DISTRIBUTION
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          The Piano
             

          The Piano (Blu-ray, M)

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          Ada, her nine year old daughter and her piano arrive to an arranged marriage in the remote bush of nineteenth century New Zealand. Of all her belongings, Ada's husband refuses to transport the piano and it is left behind on the beach. Unable to bear its certain destruction, Ada s...trikes a bargain with an illiterate neighbour. She may earn her piano back if she allows him to do certain things while she plays. AFI - 11 awards including Film, Director (Campion), Actor (Keitel) & Actress (Hunter). OSCAR - Actress (Hunter) & Supporting Actress (Paquin). BAFTA - Actress (Hunter). CFF - Actress (Hunter) & Film (Jointly with 'Life On A String (1991)'.
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          Blu-ray Code IFBD221PI
          Barcode 9339065002317
          Released NZ 20 Dec 2016
          Publisher Madman Films
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          Waru
             

          Waru (DVD, M)

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          Eight female Maori directors have each contributed a ten minute vignette, presented as a continuous shot in real time, that unfolds around the tangi (funeral) of a small boy (Waru) who died at the hands of his caregiver. The vignettes are all subtly interlinked and each follow on...e of eight female Maori lead characters during the same moment in time as they come to terms with Waru's death and try to find a way forward in their community. In Maori, waru means eight.
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          DVD Code VF1697
          Barcode 9312590158377
          Released NZ 31 Jan 2018
          Publisher GDE DISTRIBUTION
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          What Becomes Of The Broken Hearted?
             

          What Becomes Of The Broken Hearted? (DVD, R16)

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          (New Zealand) This is the powerful sequel to 'Once Were Warriors (1994)'. Once they were warriors. Men of honour. Now five years on one man's battle has only just begun. See 'Once Were Warriors (1994) / What Becomes Of The Broken Hearted? (1999)'.

          DVD Code 786632
          Barcode 44007866320
          Released NZ 16 Sep 2001
          Publisher Universal
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          The Dead Lands
             

          The Dead Lands (DVD, R16)

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          After his tribe is slaughtered through an act of treachery, Hongi, a Maori chieftain's teenage son, must avenge his father's murder in order to bring peace and honor to the souls of his loved ones. Vastly outnumbered by a band of villains, Hongi's only hope is to pass through the... feared and forbidden Dead Lands and forge an uneasy alliance with the mysterious Warrior, a ruthless fighter who has ruled the area for years.
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          DVD Code DVDNZ9832
          Barcode 9338683123657
          Released NZ 15 Apr 2015
          Publisher Sony
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          Seven Rivers Walking - Haere Marire
            

          Seven Rivers Walking - Haere Marire (DVD)

          By Croot, James

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          Seven Rivers Walking | Haere Marire documents a series of protest walks and talks along the rivers of Canterbury. The city rivers of Christchurch and the braided rivers of the Canterbury Plains are in trouble. Threatened by poisoning, plundering and encroachment - they are in cri...sis-mode - and Cantabrians are getting more and more upset.
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          ISBN 906802
          Published NZ 1 Jan 2018
          Publisher NZ / SP Author Self Published
          Interest Age General Audience
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