30.09. - 09.10.2021

Her Majesty New Zealand 2002 | 105 min | OV | | FF 2003

rated for 0 + years
New Zealand 1953. 13-year-old Elizabeth is an ardent admirer of the young Queen of England. The girl dreams of actually meeting her namesake some day. What a wonderful surprise that the queen plans a visit to New Zealand, including Elizabeth's hometown Middleton Station. Now the competitive zeal as to who may perform at the welcome ceremony begins. The townspeople are out of their minds with joy, except the old Maori woman Hira Mata, who lives a lonesome and secluded life in a modest hut. She is the only living survivor of her tribe and does not have a liking for the queen due to her history of suffering. Her neighbours avoid her. Only Elizabeth wants to be near her and quickly realizes that she can learn a lot about her country's history and her ancestors from Hira Mata.
Original title: Her Majesty
Film type: Fiction Feature
Original language: English
Language and subtitles: OV
Director: Mark J. Gordon
Screenplay: Mark J. Gordon
Cast: Sally Andrews, Vicky Haughton, Liddy Holloway, Mark Clare
Producer: Walter Coblenz
Director of Photography: Stephen M. Katz
Music: William Ross
Production Design: Kim Sinclair
Editor: Virginia Katz
Sound: 0
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Commissioning Editor:
Format: 35 mm
German Distributor:
World Sales: Dream Entertainment, 8489 West Third St., Los Angeles, CA 90048 USA, Tel: +1 323 655 5501, Fax: +1 323 655 5603, e-mail:
Production: Silicon Valley Film Fund I, UC, Box 1443 Pacific Palisades, CA 9027 USA, FAX +1 310 459 0225, e-mail:


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