Among the Cinders (1984)

  • Drama
  • 1h 37m

Nick Flinders is a lonely and moody youth. The one friend he has is a Māori boy, Sam Waikai. While they are hunting together in the bush, Sam is accidentally killed. Nick is injured, but he feels guilty and responsible for his friend’s death. With the help of his eccentric grandfather, Nick learns about life and love.

Among the Cinders is a ‘coming-of-age’ film adapted from the novel by Maurice Shadbolt.

Director

Rolf Haedrich

Writer

Rolf Haedrich

Producer

John O'Shea

Director of Photography

Rory O'Shea

Editor

Inge Behrens

Editor

John Kiley

Lee Tamahori

Assistant Director

Language

English

Country of Origin

New Zealand