Whale of a tale

A combination of German and New Zealand investors will finance Whale Rider, the film adaptation of Witi Ihimaera’s much loved book. Whale Rider is a contemporary tale about a girl whose relationship with a whale ends up saving her village. Niki Caro (Memory and Desire) adapted the novel for the screen and will helm the pic.


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Cogs Begin to Turn on Avatar Sequel Set

Cogs Begin to Turn on Avatar Sequel Set

Leave it to James Cameron to find a way to work through a pandemic, Yohana Desta writes for Vanity Fair. Like every other major film production, the Avatar sequel – which…