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Whale Rider

[cert PG, 101 mins]

Set in New Zealand, a male in every new generation
becomes the leader of the Maori tribe Paikea - the
Whale Rider. Pai, a surviving female twin must fight to
fulfil a destiny her grandfather refuses to recognise.

A smiling girl holds her arms up with the sea in the background

Director: Niki Caro

Starring: Cliff Curtis, Rawiri Paratene, Keisha Castle-Hughes

Level: KS2

Subjects: Citizenship, Geography, Literacy, PHSE

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