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Kiwi Cinema: Utu


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opens a major season of films from New Zealand. Starring
Anzac Wallace
Bruno Lawrence New Zealand, the 1870s.
Following the savage massacre of a peaceful Maori village by colonial soldiers, Te Wheke , a Maori scout, vows 'Utu' retribution. He assumes his former status as a chieftain and sets out with his warriors on a trail of revenge. One of his victims is the wife of a settler. In turn the husband declares war on Te Wheke ...
(First showing on British television)
0 IN THE PICTURE: page 19


Unknown: Te Wheke
Unknown: Geoff Murphy.
Unknown: Keith Aberdein
Unknown: Geoff Murphy.
Unknown: Don Blakenay
Directed By: Geoff Murphy
Te Wheke: Anzac Wallace
Williamson: Bruno Lawrence
Wiremu: Wi Kuki Kaa
Colonel Elliott: Tim Eluott
Emily: Ilona Rodgers
Kura: Tania Bristowe
MatU: Merata Mita
Lt Scott: Kelly Johnston
Henare: Faenza Reuben

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