About

What Becomes of the Broken Hearted is director Ian Mune's sequel to the international success Once Were Warriors (1994, directed by Lee Tamahori), based on the book by Alan Duff. Duff also took on the role of script writer for the film.

What Becomes of the Broken Hearted won nine of its thirteen nominations at the NZ Film and TV Awards (1999), including Best Director, Best Actor, Best Actress and Best Screenplay.

 

Technical Info: 
Colour, 35mm, Dolby
Duration: 
100min
Production Year: 
1999
Festival/Awards: 
Bangkok Film Festival-Thailand 2000 New Zealand Film Festival NY-USA 2001

Key Roles

Director
Writer
Producer
Exec. Producer

Key Cast

Jake Heke
Temuera Morrison
Beth Heke
Rena Owen
Tania Rogers
Nancy Brunning
Nig Heke
Julian Arahanga
Sonny Heke
Clint Eruera
Boogie Heke
Taungaroa Emile
Mookie
Tammy Davis
Mulla Rota
Rawiri Paratene