Whale rider

Format: DVD [2017?]
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
Location Collection Call #
Braddock Carnegie Library DVD DVD WHAL
Location  Braddock Carnegie Library
 
Collection  DVD
 
Call Number  DVD WHAL
 
 
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Feature Film DVD DVD Whalerider
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Feature Film DVD
 
Call Number  DVD Whalerider
 
 
Summary
Although 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.
Additional Information
Subjects Grandparent and child -- Drama.
Maori (New Zealand people) -- Drama.
Sex role -- Drama.
Chiefdoms -- New Zealand -- Drama.
Families -- New Zealand -- Drama.
Whales -- Drama.
New Zealand -- Drama.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher Los Angeles, CA :[2017?]
Edition 15th anniversary edition, Widescreen.
Other Titles Whale rider.
Whalerider
Contributors Sanders, Tim (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.
Participants/Performers Keisha Castle-Hughes, Rawiri Paratene, Vicky Haughton, Cliff Curtis.
Other Contributors Director of photography, Leon Narbey ; production designer, Grant Major ; costume designer, Kirsty Cameron ; editor, David Coulson ; music, Lisa Gerrard.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13; for brief language and a drug reference.
Language English
In English; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Notes 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.
System Details DVD; NTSC; region 1; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 and stereo.
Description 1 videodisc (approximately 101 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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