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Baring the depravity of slavery

12 Years a Slave
This is a powerful film but it's also a trial for tender souls.

The princess who fell in the dark

Diana
Intimate glimpses of a pampered princess who could never be herself.

Space dishes up some body blows

Gravity
'Lost in space’ for people who like stunning visuals. 

A contemporary take on Jesus

The Gospel of Us
Imagine 'The Teacher' dancing to rock music. then listening to Paul Potts' opera... 

Here come the machines – again

Pacific Rim
To the rescue: computerized machines as tall as skyscrapers and piloted by humans in the machine’s brain.

Just don't get in Steve's way

jOBS
Beware of those who pursue their dreams – with scant regard for others. 

Up, up and away to a new identity

Superman
"Acts of God" propel Clark Kent's search for true identity.

Earth has gone mad and bad

After Earth
Buckle up for a journey of perils and healing when the world is lost.

Beware of other-worldly scavengers

A complicated quest for freedom in a universe beset by scavengers.

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Jade Hohaia

Kia kaha ra e te whānau o te Atua

Jade Hohaia

Kia kaha ra e te whānau o te Atua

Anne van Gend

Helping students foreshadow a better fairer world

Anne van Gend

Helping students foreshadow a better fairer world

Peter Thirkell

Kill the End of Life Choice Act, not vulnerable people.

Peter Thirkell

Kill the End of Life Choice Act, not vulnerable people.

Bosco Peters

In safe hands: Alister Hendery's 'The Grief Walk'

Bosco Peters

In safe hands: Alister Hendery's 'The Grief Walk'

Stephen Cottrell

Please, let's not go back to normal

Stephen Cottrell

Please, let's not go back to normal

Kristopher Norris

Sorry, Progressive Christianity does foster racism

Kristopher Norris

Sorry, Progressive Christianity does foster racism

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Anglican Taonga Winter 2018