TITLE

'Whale' of a pic tops Kiwi film prizes

AUTHOR(S)
Calder, Peter
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Daily Variety;12/8/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 45, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the triumph of the motion picture "Whale Rider," which was named audience favorite at film festivals worldwide, at the New Zealand film awards, which took honors in nine categories, including best film.
ACCESSION #
11657615

 

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