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Aroha - Te Ao Mahana

Television (Full Length Episode) – 2002

Once Were Warriors star Temuera Morrison plays another bully in this episode of te reo series Aroha. Morrison is arrogant mechanic Steam, who verbally abuses an overweight young employee nicknamed Meat Pie (Vince Ata). Steam also has the hots for Meat Pie's mother (Mere Boynton) — his cousin. The story follows the obese young man as he's manipulated by his mum, mocked by his workmates, and pushed around by strangers. One day Meat Pie snaps. The cast also includes Pio Terei (as a woman!), Mika (as a mechanic) and Tame Iti. Puhi Rangiaho (Waka Huia) directs.

One more fat move from you and I’ll eat you, Meat Pie. Do you hear?
– Steam (Temuera Morrison) after Meat Pie (Vince Ata) falls onto a car

Key Cast & Crew

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Puhi Rangiaho

Director

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Temuera Morrison

As: Steam

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Vince Ata

As: Tungane (Meat Pie)

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Karen Sidney

Producer

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Joanna Paul-Robie

Producer

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Melissa Wikaire

Producer

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Aroha Films Ltd