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Turangawaewae (2002)

When one soldier dies, another takes his place. Wi Kuki Kaa delivers a poignant performance as a homeless man, confronting his memories of the Vietnam War. Screened at Critics' Week, Cannes Film Festival 2003.

Director:

Peter Burger

Writer:

Wiremu Grace
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Cast

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Wi Kuki Kaa Wi Kuki Kaa ... Tiare (Koro)
Nancy Brunning ... Rose
Sydney Larkins Sydney Larkins ... Hineata
Greg Matetaka Greg Matetaka ... Young Tiare
Grant Tilly Grant Tilly ... Mr. Finch
Geoff Karena Geoff Karena ... Manu
Reuben Harcourt Reuben Harcourt ... Newspaper boy
Sam Miskinnmin Sam Miskinnmin ... Boy on the beach
Peter Holiday Peter Holiday ... Boy on the beach
Tommy Weston Tommy Weston ... Boy on the beach
Tama Kirkiri Tama Kirkiri ... Vietnam Soldier
Taika Waititi ... Vietnam Soldier (as Taika Cohen)
Sam Williams Sam Williams ... Vietnam Soldier
Mana Hira Davis Mana Hira Davis ... Vietnam Soldier
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When one soldier dies, another takes his place. Wi Kuki Kaa delivers a poignant performance as a homeless man, confronting his memories of the Vietnam War. Screened at Critics' Week, Cannes Film Festival 2003.

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Country:

New Zealand

Language:

English | Maori

Release Date:

28 July 2002 (New Zealand) See more »

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