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CAME A HOT FRIDAY

New Zealand, 1985 (MIFF 1986)

Director: Ian Mune

Wes and Cyril are smooth operators ... a master criminal and his side-kick....they are common living on their collective wits. They travel the rural byways in some sort of Laurel and Hardy picaresque adventure, living out of the back of the car. They have a scheme of placing bets with a bookie after a race has been run...They also need a stooge and find Donald, a local lad, with all the local lusts...The resulting saga of intrigue and murder develops over a long Anzac weekend.

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Big Brother, Little Sister

New Zealand, 1975
Two little Maori kids, Hema and Janey, are running away from their inner-city home to the country, where they plan to live with Nana George. ... The film is a series of flashbacks, which tell the sto… More »

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