NOTE: Rūrangi exists as both a feature film - and a returning series.
writer & director // drama // RŪRANGI THE MOVIE - 2021
Caz (Elz Carrad) returns for the first time since he transitioned to the home he fled a decade earlier – the remote Kiwi town of Rūrangi.
WINNER - Frameline AT&T Audience Award for Narrative Feature 2021 - Melbourne Queer Film Festival, Best Int. Feature 2021 HONOURS - BFI Flare Film Festival UK 2021 - Sydney Mardi Gras Film Festival, Closing Night Film 2021 OFFICIAL SELECTION - Mix Copenhagen 2020 - NewFest LGBT Film Fest 2020 - Hong Kong Lesbian & Gay Film Fest 2021 - Oslo Fusion Film Fest 2021 - Hamburg Queer Film Fest 2021 - Queersicht Film Fest Switzerland 2021 - VinoKino Queer Film Fest Finland 2021 - Lesgaicinemad Madrid 2021 - Queerstreifen Regensburg 2021 - Festheart Estonia 2021 - Aussie & Kiwi Film Fest Prague 2021
writer & director // drama // EVERYTHING WE LOVED feature - 2014
A shy magician coaxes his once happy wife back to life with his greatest illusion - a little boy. But the loving family they create is threatened when they become hunted as child abductors.
WINNER - Best Director, Victoria TX Indie Film Fest 2015 - Best Cinematography, NZ Film Awards 2014 - Best Actress, Sia Trokenheim, NZ Film Awards 2014 - Best Actor, Brett Stewart, Antipodes Film Fest 2014 IN COMPETITION - Palm Springs 2014 - Munich 2015 - Transilvania 2014 - Seattle 2014 - Chicago 2014 - Marrakech 2014 OFFICIAL SELECTION - Washington DC 2014 - Sāo Paulo 2014 - Seattle 2014 - St Petersburg 2014
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