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Coming up - Friday Films

 

Mt Zion, Friday 20 July, 8.30pm
Turei and his family are hard-working potato farm workers in rural New Zealand. A talented musician, Turei dreams of his band being the support act for Bob Marley's 1979 tour.


The Dead Lands, Friday 27 July, 8.30pm
The Dead Lands is a thrilling action feature film set in pre-Pakeha New Zealand.  A young man who wants to be the leader of his people, learns to use his head rather than his taiaha. 


Born to Dance, Friday 03 August, 8.30pm 
Tū, an ambitious young Māori man from Papakura, dreams of being a professional hip-hop dancer.  When his father, a Sargent in the NZ Army, issues an ultimatum - find a purpose in life by the end of the summer or enlist - Tū decides that dance is his way out.


Ali, Friday 10 August, 8.30pm
A biography of sports legend Muhammad Ali, focusing on his triumphs and controversies between 1964 and 1974.


Super 8, Friday 17 August, 8.30pm
During the summer of 1979, a group of friends witness a train crash and investigate subsequent unexplained events in their small town.


Soulmen, Friday 24 August, 8.30pm 
After twenty years since they've last spoken, two estranged soul-singing legends agree to participate in a reunion performance at the Apollo Theatre to honour their recently deceased band leader.


Colombiana, Friday 31 August, 8.30pm
A young woman, after witnessing her parents' murder as a child in Bogota, grows up to be a stone-cold assassin.