Smash Palace, A Wreck in Slow Motion

By John Duncan Talbird. New Zealand’s short-lived new wave came quite a bit after most other national cinemas’ new waves. Kick-started by the New Zealand Film Commission with tax breaks for filmmakers, it fell apart just a few years later when those tax loopholes were closed up again. Geoff Murphy (Wild Man [1977] and Goodbye Porkpie … Continue reading Smash Palace, A Wreck in Slow Motion