Release Date: 1988
Not Yet Rated|1 hr 39 min
A Maori (Anzac Wallace) escapes from prison and hides in a Maori community in late-1950s New Zealand.
Cast: Zac Wallace, Eva Rickard, James Heyward
Director: Merata Mita
The film is so well made and acted, because it captures its period so meticulously. show more
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