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Kaleidoscope - NZ Cinema, the Past Decade

Television (Full Length) – 1987

There’s a hell of a lot of chooks and policemen in our films.
– Gaylene Preston
I don’t think that in 20 years time we’ll be any closer to defining what is a New Zealand film than we are now. In the end there are only good and bad film makers.
– Nicholas Reid

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