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Once Were Warriors (film)

Index Once Were Warriors (film)

Once Were Warriors is a 1994 New Zealand drama film based on New Zealand author Alan Duff's bestselling 1990 first novel. [1]

44 relations: Adobe Flash, Alan Duff, Alcoholism, Ōtara, Belgian Film Critics Association, Calvin Tuteao, Cliff Curtis, Dismissal (employment), Domestic violence, Drama (film and television), Durban International Film Festival, Fine Line Features, George Henare, Grand Prix (Belgian Film Critics Association), International Film Festival Rotterdam, Jake's Long Shadow, Job, Julian Arahanga, Lee Tamahori, Mamaengaroa Kerr-Bell, Marae, Māori people, Michael J. Horton, Montreal World Film Festival, New Zealand, Nightgown, NZ On Screen, Once Were Warriors, Pete Smith (actor), Poverty, Rena Owen, Riwia Brown, Roger Ebert, Rotten Tomatoes, State housing, Stuart Dryburgh, Tangihanga, Tattoo, Tā moko, Temuera Morrison, The New York Times, The Piano, Unemployment benefits, What Becomes of the Broken Hearted? (film).

Adobe Flash

Adobe Flash is a deprecated multimedia software platform used for production of animations, rich Internet applications, desktop applications, mobile applications, mobile games and embedded web browser video players.

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Alan Duff

Alan Duff, (born 26 October 1950), is a New Zealand novelist and newspaper columnist.

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Alcoholism

Alcoholism, also known as alcohol use disorder (AUD), is a broad term for any drinking of alcohol that results in mental or physical health problems.

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Ōtara

Ōtara is a suburb of South Auckland, New Zealand (formerly Manukau City), situated 18 kilometres to the southeast of the Auckland CBD.

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Belgian Film Critics Association

The Belgian Film Critics Association (Union de la critique de cinéma, UCC) is an organization of film critics from publications based in Brussels, Belgium.

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Calvin Tuteao

Calvin Tuteao is a New Zealand actor who has appeared in Hercules: The Legendary Journeys, Once Were Warriors and Xena: Warrior Princess.

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Cliff Curtis

Clifford Vivian Devon Curtis (born 27 July 1968) is a New Zealand actor.

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Dismissal (employment)

Dismissal (referred to informally as firing or sacking) is the termination of employment by an employer against the will of the employee.

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Domestic violence

Domestic violence (also named domestic abuse or family violence) is violence or other abuse by one person against another in a domestic setting, such as in marriage or cohabitation.

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Drama (film and television)

In reference to film and television, drama is a genre of narrative fiction (or semi-fiction) intended to be more serious than humorous in tone.

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Durban International Film Festival

The Durban International Film Festival (DIFF) is an annual film festival that takes place in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal province, South Africa.

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Fine Line Features

Fine Line Features (often spelt as FineLine Features) was the specialty films division of New Line Cinema.

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George Henare

George Winiata Henare (born 11 September 1945) is a New Zealand actor with a career spanning 50 years.

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Grand Prix (Belgian Film Critics Association)

The Grand Prix is an annual award presented by the Belgian Film Critics Association (Union de la critique de cinéma, UCC).

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International Film Festival Rotterdam

Exclusivement chez Maroc Telecom ! Profitez jusqu’au 15 juin de la Recharge Multiple x12 sur les appels et internet 4G+ ! International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR) is an annual film festival held in various cinemas in Rotterdam, Netherlands at the end of January.

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Jake's Long Shadow

Jake's Long Shadow is a novel by Alan Duff, first published in 2002.

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Job

A job, or occupation, is a person's role in society.

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Julian Arahanga

Julian Arahanga (born 18 December 1972) is a New Zealand film and television actor.

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Lee Tamahori

Lee Tamahori (born 17 June 1950) is a New Zealand filmmaker best known for directing the 1994 film Once Were Warriors, 2001 film Along Came a Spider and 2002 James Bond film Die Another Day.

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Mamaengaroa Kerr-Bell

Mamaengaroa Kerr-Bell (born 1978) is a New Zealand Māori actress.

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Marae

A marae (in New Zealand Māori, Cook Islands Māori, Tahitian), malae (in Tongan), meae (in Marquesan), and malae (in Samoan) is a communal or sacred place that serves religious and social purposes in Polynesian societies.

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Māori people

The Māori are the indigenous Polynesian people of New Zealand.

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Michael J. Horton

Michael J. Horton is a film editor who works primarily in New Zealand.

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Montreal World Film Festival

The Montreal World Film Festival (WFF; le Festival des Films du Monde; alternative official name Montreal International Film Festival, not commonly used), founded in 1977, is one of Canada's oldest international film festivals and the only competitive film festival in North America accredited by the FIAPF (although the Toronto International Film Festival is North America's only accredited non-competitive festival).

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New Zealand

New Zealand (Aotearoa) is a sovereign island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean.

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Nightgown

__notoc__ A nightgown, nightie or nightdress is a loosely hanging item of nightwear, today almost exclusively worn by women.

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NZ On Screen

NZ On Screen is a state-funded online promotional showcase of New Zealand television and film.

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Once Were Warriors

Once Were Warriors is New Zealand author Alan Duff's bestselling first novel, published in 1990.

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Pete Smith (actor)

Pete Smith is a New Zealand actor of Māori descent.

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Poverty

Poverty is the scarcity or the lack of a certain (variant) amount of material possessions or money.

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Rena Owen

Rena Owen (born 22 July 1962) is a New Zealand actress in theatre, television and film.

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Riwia Brown

Riwia Brown (née Taylor) is a New Zealand playwright.

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Roger Ebert

Roger Joseph Ebert (June 18, 1942 – April 4, 2013) was an American film critic, historian, journalist, screenwriter, and author.

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Rotten Tomatoes

Rotten Tomatoes is an American review-aggregation website for film and television.

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State housing

State housing is a system of public housing in New Zealand, offering low-cost rental housing to residents on low to moderate incomes.

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Stuart Dryburgh

Stuart Dryburgh (born 30 March 1952 in London) is an English-born New Zealand cinematographer, now working in Hollywood.

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Tangihanga

Tangihanga, or more commonly, Tangi, is a traditional Māori funeral rite held on a marae.

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Tattoo

A tattoo is a form of body modification where a design is made by inserting ink, dyes and pigments, either indelible or temporary, into the dermis layer of the skin to change the pigment.

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Tā moko

Tā moko is the permanent marking of the face and body as traditionally practised by Māori, the indigenous people of New Zealand.

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Temuera Morrison

Temuera Derek Morrison (born 26 December 1960) is a New Zealand actor, who first gained recognition for his role as Dr. Hone Ropata on the New Zealand soap opera Shortland Street.

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The New York Times

The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.

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The Piano

The Piano is a 1993 New Zealand drama film about a mute piano player and her daughter, set during the mid-19th century in a rainy, muddy frontier backwater town on the west coast of New Zealand.

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Unemployment benefits

Unemployment benefits (depending on the jurisdiction also called unemployment insurance or unemployment compensation) are payments made by the state or other authorized bodies to unemployed people.

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What Becomes of the Broken Hearted? (film)

What Becomes of the Broken Hearted? is a 1999 film, directed by Ian Mune and starring Temuera Morrison as an abusive Māori husband Jake "the Muss" Heke.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Once_Were_Warriors_(film)

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