[ South Pacific Pictures DVD / DVD ]
Release Date: Thursday 5 December 2013
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Based on the best-selling novel by Whiti Ihimaera. Paraiti is a medicine woman. She is the healer and midwife of her rural, tribal people, and she is passionate about protecting life. But new laws are in force prohibiting unlicensed healers. On a rare trip to the city, she is approached by Maraea, the servant of a wealthy woman, Rebecca, who needs her help in order to hide a secret which could destroy Rebecca's position in European settler society.
Starring Rachel House, Antonia Prebble, Whirimako Black
Produced by John Barnett
Language: Maori, English Subtitles
Interviews with Producer John Barnett; Writer Witi Ihimaera; Director Dana Rotberg; Cast members Antonia Prebble, Whirimako Black & Rachel House.