Kōrero: Feature film

A state of siege, 1978

Vincent Ward's 50-minute psychological thriller A state of siege was made while he was an art student and released in 1978. Based on Janet Frame's 1966 novel, it is regarded as a classic of the 'horror or unease' genre of New Zealand feature films. 

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Reference: A state of siege. Producer, Tim White; director, Vincent Ward. Christchurch: University of Canterbury, 1978.

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Helen Martin, 'Feature film - New Zealand and the movies', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/interactive/42462/a-state-of-siege-1978 (accessed 21 June 2024)

He kōrero nā Helen Martin, i tāngia i te 22 Oct 2014, reviewed & revised 21 May 2024 me te āwhina o Emma-Jean Kelly