The Wellington premiere of the New Zealand film Z-Nail Gang will premiere tonight; it includes a special guest appearance by Dr Russel Norman. An independently produced film, it will slowly be released into New Zealand cinemas this September.
This movie follows the lives of the residents in a coastal New Zealand town, whose lives are changed when a multi-national mining corporation arrive in a quest to find gold in the sacred Te Maunga mountain. The community is torn between those who welcome the move further economic prosperity and those who are against the mining on the mountain.
The film is written and directed by Anton Steel and stars Errol Shand, Tanya Horo, Malacahi and Joseph White, Vanessa Rare and many more.