Whale rider

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Whale rider

Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, [2003], c2002.

1 videodisc (101 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

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The Whangara people believe their ancestor Paikea was saved from drowning by riding home on the back of a whale. The tribal group has since granted leadership positions to the first-born males, believing them to be descendants of Paikea. But then a young mother dies in childbirth along with her newborn male son. His twin sister survives and the little girl, Pai, is brought up by her grandparents. Learning the skills of chiefdom from her uncle, Pai shows that she possess a natural leadership ability.

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ISBN:

978-1-40494372-8

Title:

Whale rider [videorecording] / South Pacific Pictures, Apollomedia, Pandora Film present in association The New Zealand Film Production Fund, The New Zealand Film Commission, NZ on Air and sponsored by Filmstiftung Nordrhein-Westfalen GmbH ; producers, Tim Sanders, John Barnett, Frank Hübner ; written & directed by Niki Caro.

Edition:

Special ed.

Publisher:

Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, [2003], c2002.

Physical:

1 videodisc (101 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

Notes:

Originally released as a motion picture in 2002.

Notes:

Based on the book by Witi Ihimaera.

Notes:

Special features: behind-the-scenes featurette; filmmaker's commentary; deleted scenes with optional director commentary; soundtrack showcase.

ParticipantNote:

Keisha Castle-Hughes, Rawiri Paratene, Vicky Haughton, Cliff Curtis, Grant Roa, Mana Taumaunu, Rachel House.

Summary:

The Whangara people believe their ancestor Paikea was saved from drowning by riding home on the back of a whale. The tribal group has since granted leadership positions to the first-born males, believing them to be descendants of Paikea. But then a young mother dies in childbirth along with her newborn male son. His twin sister survives and the little girl, Pai, is brought up by her grandparents. Learning the skills of chiefdom from her uncle, Pai shows that she possess a natural leadership ability.

Target Audience:

MPAA rating: PG-13; for brief language and a momentary drug reference.

Subject:

Grandparent and child--New Zealand--Whangarei--Drama.

Subject:

Whales--Drama.

Subject:

Chiefdoms--New Zealand--Whangarei--Drama.

AE:PersName:

Sanders, Tim.

AE:PersName:

Barnett, John, 1945-

AE:PersName:

Hübner, Frank.

AE:PersName:

Caro, Niki.

AE:PersName:

Castle-Hughes, Keisha, 1990-

AE:PersName:

Paratene, Rawiri.

AE:PersName:

Haughton, Vicky.

AE:PersName:

Curtis, Cliff, 1968-

AE:PersName:

Roa, Grant, 1974-

AE:PersName:

Taumaunu, Mana.

AE:PersName:

House, Rachel.

AE:PersName:

Narbey, Leon.

AE:PersName:

Coulson, David.

AE:PersName:

Gerrard, Lisa.

AE:PersName:

Ihimaera, Witi, 1944-. Whale rider.

AE:CorpName:

South Pacific Pictures (Firm)

AE:CorpName:

Apollomedia (Firm)

AE:CorpName:

Pandora Film (Firm)

AE:CorpName:

New Zealand Film Production Fund.

AE:CorpName:

New Zealand Film Commission.

AE:CorpName:

NZ On Air.

AE:CorpName:

Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)

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    $b Other physical details  sd., col. ;
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500 General Note   $a General note  Based on the book by Witi Ihimaera.
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508 ProductnCredits   $a Creation/production credits  Director of photography, Leon Narbey ; editor, David Coulson ; music, Lisa Gerrard ; costume designer, Kirsty Cameron ; production designer, Grant Major.
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    $z Geographic subdivision  Whangarei
    $v Form subdivision  Drama.
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650 Subj:Topic $a Topical term  Chiefdoms
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    $z Geographic subdivision  Whangarei
    $v Form subdivision  Drama.
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700 AE:PersName 1   $a Personal name  Barnett, John,
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700 AE:PersName 1   $a Personal name  Hübner, Frank.
700 AE:PersName 1   $a Personal name  Caro, Niki.
700 AE:PersName 1   $a Personal name  Castle-Hughes, Keisha,
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700 AE:PersName 1   $a Personal name  Haughton, Vicky.
700 AE:PersName 1   $a Personal name  Curtis, Cliff,
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700 AE:PersName 1   $a Personal name  Roa, Grant,
    $d Dates of flourishing  1974-
700 AE:PersName 1   $a Personal name  Taumaunu, Mana.
700 AE:PersName 1   $a Personal name  House, Rachel.
700 AE:PersName 1   $a Personal name  Narbey, Leon.
700 AE:PersName 1   $a Personal name  Coulson, David.
700 AE:PersName 1   $a Personal name  Gerrard, Lisa.
700 AE:PersName 1   $a Personal name  Ihimaera, Witi,
    $d Dates of flourishing  1944-.
    $t Title of a work  Whale rider.
710 AE:CorpName 2   $a Corporate name  South Pacific Pictures (Firm)
710 AE:CorpName 2   $a Corporate name  Apollomedia (Firm)
710 AE:CorpName 2   $a Corporate name  Pandora Film (Firm)
710 AE:CorpName 2   $a Corporate name  New Zealand Film Production Fund.
710 AE:CorpName 2   $a Corporate name  New Zealand Film Commission.
710 AE:CorpName 2   $a Corporate name  NZ On Air.
710 AE:CorpName 2   $a Corporate name  Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
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    $h Classification part  DVD FIC WHA
    $p Barcode  30109000506819
    $9 Cost  $20.00

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