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SummaryAlthough disregarded by her grandfather because of her gender, twelve-year-old Pai remains certain of her calling to become chief and trains herself in the ways and customs of her people, finding the strength to both challenge and embrace a thousand years of Maori tradition in order to fulfill her destiny.
Grandparent and child
Maori (New Zealand people) -- Drama.
Sex role -- Drama.
Chiefdoms -- New Zealand -- Drama.
Families -- New Zealand -- Drama.
Whales -- Drama.
New Zealand -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| Los Angeles, CA :[2017?]
|Edition||15th anniversary edition, Widescreen.|
|Other Titles|| Whale rider.
(Film producer), film producer.
Barnett, John, 1945- film producer.
Huebner, Frank, film producer.
Caro, Niki, 1967- screenwriter, film director.
Castle-Hughes, Keisha, 1990- actor.
Paratene, Rawiri, actor.
Haughton, Vicky, actor.
Curtis, Cliff, 1968- actor.
Ihimaera, Witi, 1944- Whale rider.
Gerrard, Lisa, composer.
Newmarket Films, production company.
South Pacific Pictures (Firm), production company.
ApolloMedia (Firm), production company.
Pandora Film (Firm), production company.
New Zealand Film Production Fund, production company.
New Zealand Film Commission, production company.
NZ On Air, production company.
Shout! Factory (Firm), publisher.
Keisha Castle-Hughes, Rawiri Paratene, Vicky Haughton, Cliff Curtis.
Director of photography, Leon Narbey ; production designer, Grant Major ; costume designer, Kirsty Cameron ; editor, David Coulson ; music, Lisa Gerrard.
MPAA rating: PG-13; for brief language and a drug reference.
In English; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2002.
Based on the book by Witi Ihimaera.
Special features: Director commentary; Te waka: building the canoe featurette; Behind-the-scenes of Whale rider; deleted scenes with optional commentary; poster art and photo gallery.
DVD; NTSC; region 1; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 and stereo.
1 videodisc (approximately 101 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.