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FILM DETAILS
Certificate TBC
Cast
Rawiri Paratene
Sara Wiseman
Greg Johnson
Directors
Rosemary Riddell
Screenwriters
Mike Riddell
Running Time
90 minutes

The Insatiable Moon
Classy New Zealand indie


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The Insatiable Moon

Plot
Lead by straight talker Bob Davis (Greg Johnson), a commune of misfits and in-patients struggle to stick together in the affluent Auckland suburb of Ponsonby.


Verdict
Another reminder of the quality of Kiwi filmmaking, Rosemary Riddell's adaptation of her husband's work gives this all the emotion and feeling of a family affair. Real and rewarding.


Reviewed by Nev Pierce

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