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Walter Alfred Tanner (1878 – 14 July 1958) was born in Northampton, England, the son of William Tanner, Member of Parliament for the Heathcote and Avon electorates in Christchurch, and Emily E. Browett. [1]

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All Quiet on the Western Front (1930 film)

All Quiet on the Western Front is a 1930 American epic Pre-Code war film based on the Erich Maria Remarque novel of the same name.

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Apia is the capital and the largest city of Samoa.

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Auckland, in the North Island of New Zealand, is the largest and most populous urban area in the country.

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Avon (New Zealand electorate)

Avon is a former New Zealand parliamentary electorate.

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Bay of Plenty

The Bay of Plenty, known in Māori as Te Moana-a-Toi, is a large indentation in the northern coast of New Zealand's North Island.

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British Empire

The British Empire comprised the dominions, colonies, protectorates, mandates and other territories ruled or administered by the United Kingdom.

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Censorship is the suppression of speech, public communication or other information which may be considered objectionable, harmful, sensitive, politically incorrect or inconvenient as determined by governments, media outlets, authorities or other groups or institutions.

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Christchurch (Ōtautahi) is the largest city in the South Island of New Zealand, and the country's third-most populous urban area.

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Dominions were semi-independent polities that were nominally under the Crown, constituting the British Empire and British Commonwealth, beginning in the later part of the 19th century.

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Ecstasy (film)

Ecstasy (Extase, Ekstase) is a 1933 Czech romantic drama film directed by Gustav Machatý and starring Hedy Lamarr (then Hedy Kiesler), Aribert Mog, and Zvonimir Rogoz.

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Heathcote (New Zealand electorate)

Heathcote was a 19th-century parliamentary electorate in Christchurch, New Zealand.

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Hedy Lamarr

Hedy Lamarr (born Hedwig Eva Maria Kiesler, 9 November 1914 – 19 January 2000) was an Austrian and American film actress and inventor.

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In motion pictures, an intertitle (also known as a title card) is a piece of filmed, printed text edited into the midst of (i.e. inter-) the photographed action at various points.

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King Kong

King Kong is a giant movie monster, resembling a colossal gorilla, that has appeared in various media since 1933.

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League of Nations

The League of Nations (abbreviated as LN in English, "Société des Nations" abbreviated as SDN in French) was an intergovernmental organisation founded on 10 January 1920 as a result of the Paris Peace Conference that ended the First World War.

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Māori people

The Māori (Eng. pron.; N.Z. Eng.) are the indigenous Polynesian people of New Zealand.

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Morality (from the Latin "manner, character, proper behavior") is the differentiation of intentions, decisions, and actions between those that are distinguished as proper and those that are improper: In other words, it is the disjunction between right and wrong.

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New Zealand

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

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Northampton is the county town of Northamptonshire in the East Midlands of England.

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Office of Film and Literature Classification (New Zealand)

The Office of Film and Literature Classification (OFLC, Te Tari Whakarōpū Tukuata, Tuhituhinga) is the government agency in New Zealand that is responsible for classification of all films, videos, publications, and some video games in New Zealand.

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Rin Tin Tin

Rin Tin Tin (September 1918 – August 10, 1932) was a male German Shepherd rescued from a World War I battlefield by an American soldier, Lee Duncan, who nicknamed him "Rinty".

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The Ringatū church was founded in 1868 by te Kooti Arikirangi te Turuki, commonly called te Kooti.

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Rudall Hayward

Rudall Charles Victor Hayward (4 July 1900 – 29 May 1974) was a pioneer New Zealand filmmaker from the 1920s to the 1970s, who directed seven feature films and numerous others.

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Samoa (Sāmoa), officially the Independent State of Samoa (Malo Sa'oloto Tuto'atasi o Sāmoa), formerly known as Western Samoa, is an Oceanian country encompassing the western part of the Samoan Islands in the South Pacific Ocean.

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Te Kooti

Te Kooti Arikirangi Te Turuki (Gisborne, c. 1832–1893) was a Māori leader, the founder of the Ringatu religion and guerrilla.

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The Blue Angel

The Blue Angel (Der blaue Engel) is a 1930 German tragicomedic film directed by Josef von Sternberg and starring Emil Jannings, Marlene Dietrich and Kurt Gerron.

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The Te Kooti Trail

The Te Kooti Trail is a 1927 New Zealand film.

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Trustee (or the holding of a trusteeship) is a legal term which, in its broadest sense, can refer to any person who holds property, authority, or a position of trust or responsibility for the benefit of another, also a trustee can be a person who is allowed to do certain tasks but not able to gain income.

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W A von Keisenberg

William Arthur Leopold von Keisenberg (18 April 1881 – 29 July 1967) was New Zealand's third Chief Censor, a position he held from 1938 to 1949.

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Whakatane (alt.) is a town in the eastern Bay of Plenty Region in the North Island of New Zealand, 90 km east of Tauranga and 89 km north-east of Rotorua, at the mouth of the Whakatane River.

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William Jolliffe (censor)

William Jolliffe (16 September 1851 - 26 April 1927) was New Zealand's first Chief Censor of Films.

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William Tanner (politician)

William Wilcox Tanner (1851–1938) was a New Zealand politician of the Liberal Party.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Walter_Tanner

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