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Rob Sarkies

Director, Writer

Behind the scenes on Scarfies: (left) cinematographer Stephen Downes and (holding the camera) director Rob Sarkies.

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Filming a bar scene with actor Taika Waititi, during the making of Scarfies.

Kindly provided by Robert Sarkies.

The core cast of Scarfies. Back row, standing left to right: Neill Rea as Scott and Taika Waititi as Alex. Seated, left to right: Willa O'Neill as Emma, Charlie Bleakley as Graham and Ashleigh Seagar as Nicole.

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The Scarfies cast pose outside the legendary student flat where much of the film is set. From left: Taika Waititi as Alex, Charlie Bleakley (Graham), Willa O'Neill (Emma), Ashleigh Seagar (Nicole) and (standing) Neill Rea as Scott.

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The poster for Out of the Blue.

Photo courtesy of the NZ Film Commission  

Kate Elliott as aviator Jean Batten, in multi award-winning TV movie Jean, directed by Rob Sarkies

Nigel Harbrow (as Bob Schollum), Rob Kipa-Williams (Clint Rickards) and Murray Keane (Brad Shipton); a photo taken for TV movie Consent: the Louise Nicholas Story.

Photo by Matt Grace

Darren Gibbs (Michael Whalley, by car door) and Constable Russell Anderson (Vaughan Slinn) in Out of the Blue.

Photo appears courtesy of the NZ Film Commission