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River Queen [videorecording] / screenplay by Vincent Ward and Toa Fraser from an original story by Vincent Ward ; produced by Don Reynolds and Chris Auty ; directed by Vincent Ward ;

Contributor(s): Ward, Vincent | Fraser, Toa, 1975- | Reynolds, Don | Auty, Chris | Sutherland, Kiefer, 1966- | Morton, Samantha | Ward, Vincent, 1956- | Curtis, Cliff, 1968- | Morrison, Temuera | Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc | Film Consortium | Silverscreen Films (Firm) | Endgame Entertainment (Firm) | New Zealand Film Production Fund | New Zealand Film Commission | UK Film Council | Capital Pictures (Firm) | WayWardfilms (Firm).
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Moore Park, N.S.W. Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment 2006Description: 1 DVD (ca. 109 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.Subject(s): Maori (New Zealand People) - -- Wars -- Drama | Irish -- New Zealand -- Drama | Racially mixed children -- New Zealand -- Drama | Feature Films - -- New Zealand | Historical films -- New Zealand | DVD | New Zealand -- History -- New Zealand Wars, 1860-1872 -- Drama | New Zealand -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- DramaGenre/Form: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.DDC classification:
Production Credits: Director of photography, Alun Bollinger ; music by Karl Jenkins ; costume designer, Barbara Darraghy. | Screenplay by Vincent Ward and Toa Fraser from an original story by Vincent Ward ; produced by Don Reynolds and Chris Auty ; directed by Vincent Ward ; director of photography, Alun Bollinger ; music by Karl Jenkins ; costume designer, Barbara Darraghy.
Cast: Samantha Morton, Kiefer Sutherland, Cliff Curtis, Temuera Morrison, Anton lesser, Rawiri Pene, Stephen Rea.Summary: "Where the forest meets the river ... a young Irish woman has grown up amongst soldiers on Te Awanui - The Great River. Too young, and pregnant by the son of a Māori chief, she gives birth to a son , who is kidnapped by his Māori grandfather. Abandoned by her soldier father, Sarah's life becomes a search for her son as she finds herself torn between Doyle, the broken-down soldier, and Wiremu, the son of a Māori warrior. As the conflict escalates between Māori tribes and the British Colonial Army, Sarah finds herself at the centre of a storm .. with darkness all around and desperate to find her son, she discovers that only the heart can see..."--Container.
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Director of photography, Alun Bollinger ; music by Karl Jenkins ; costume designer, Barbara Darraghy.

Screenplay by Vincent Ward and Toa Fraser from an original story by Vincent Ward ; produced by Don Reynolds and Chris Auty ; directed by Vincent Ward ; director of photography, Alun Bollinger ; music by Karl Jenkins ; costume designer, Barbara Darraghy.

Samantha Morton, Kiefer Sutherland, Cliff Curtis, Temuera Morrison, Anton lesser, Rawiri Pene, Stephen Rea.

"Where the forest meets the river ... a young Irish woman has grown up amongst soldiers on Te Awanui - The Great River. Too young, and pregnant by the son of a Māori chief, she gives birth to a son , who is kidnapped by his Māori grandfather. Abandoned by her soldier father, Sarah's life becomes a search for her son as she finds herself torn between Doyle, the broken-down soldier, and Wiremu, the son of a Māori warrior. As the conflict escalates between Māori tribes and the British Colonial Army, Sarah finds herself at the centre of a storm .. with darkness all around and desperate to find her son, she discovers that only the heart can see..."--Container.

Rated M: Suitable for mature audiences 16 years and over. Note: Contains violence.

Rated M: suitable for mature audiences 16 years and over. Parental guidance recommended for children 15 years and under.

Film rating: M. Suitable for mature audiences 16 years and over. Note: Contains violence.

Suitable for mature audiences 16 years and over. Note: Contains violence.

M - Suitable for mature audiences 16 years and over - Note: Contains violence.

M ; contains violence

DVD9 dual layer ; 1.85:1 aspect ratio ; 16:9 transfer ; encoded for region 4 ; PAL.

DVD9 dual layer ; 1.85:1 aspect ratio ; 16:9 transfer ; region 4 ; PAL.

DVD ; PAL ; Region 4

In English (Dolby 5.1). Closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.

In English (Dolby 5.1) with optional English for the hearing impaired subtitles.

Catalogued from container.

"Silverscreen Films and The Film Consortium in association with Endgame Entertainment, New Zealand Film Production Fund, New Zealand Film Commission, The UK Film Council, Capital Pictures and Wayward Films presents a film by Vincent Ward"--Container..

Originally released as a motion picture in 2005.

Special features: original theatrical trailer.

Stars: Samantha Morton, Kiefer Sutherland, Cliff Curtis, Temuera Morrison, Stephen Rea

Rating: M Suitable for mature audiences 16 years and over. Contains Violence.

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