R | | Crime, Drama
A family descended from Maori warriors is bedeviled by a violent father and the societal problems of being treated as outcasts.
Eventually a local police commander, Rana Waitai, gave an impassioned speech about the importance of the film, and this convinced the New Zealand Film Commission to back the project.
You did this to me you bastard! I hope you spew your guts out.
The swallow tattoo on Rena Owen's breast disappears between shots.
Before the ending credits start, a giant 'END' covers the screen.
English, Maori, Spanish