Carl Fitzgerald is down-on-his-luck until he meets Sophie, a beautiful Greek girl. He gets a job as a cook, but accidentally kills fellow worker Mustafa. He turns to his unscrupulous best ... See full summary »
In every generation, a torch passes from father to son. And that timeless dynamic is the beating heart of Tommy's Honour - an intimate, powerfully moving tale of the real-life founders of the modern game of golf.
Examines the practical philosophy, the achievements and frustrations of one of New Zealand's most lively and innovative architects, Ian Athfield. The film provides a portrait of the ... See full summary »
I saw _Cinema of Unease_ on STAR-TV out of Hong Kong a few years back, during the centennial celebration of film. To date, I find it the best overview of a nation's film that I have seen. And, of course, NZ film is not to be missed. Not only does Sam Neill (whom I admit is one of my favorite actors - from _Reilly: Ace of Spies_) act well, but he writes and directs a workable, tongue-in-cheek story of himself, of his country, and of the film he loves.
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