River Queen


1h 53m 2008

Brief Synopsis

Set in New Zealand in 1868. Tells the tale of a woman forced to travel deep into Maori territory to rescue her son.

Film Details

Release Date
2008
Production Company
Endgame Entertainment; London Symphony Orchestra; Prpvfx; The Works; The Works; The Works; U.K. Film Council
Distribution Company
20th Century Fox International; Eurocine; The Weinstein Company; The Works; United International Pictures
Location
New Zealand

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 53m

Synopsis

Set in New Zealand in 1868. Tells the tale of a woman forced to travel deep into Maori territory to rescue her son.

Crew

Chris Auty

Producer

Peter Baldock

Supervising Sound Editor

Rachael Boggs

Assistant Director

Alun Bollinger

Director Of Photography

Ben Breen

Production Accountant

Katherine Brown

Prosthetic Makeup

Melanie Brunt

Production Coordinator

Jennifer Butcher

Assistant Director

Russell Campbell

Consultant

Alison Carter

Consultant

John Cavill

Photography

Neil Cervin

Director Of Photography

Karl Chisholm

Special Effects Coordinator

Adam Clarke

Camera Operator

Shane Connaughton

Writer

Jared Connon

Location Manager

Paul Cotterell

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Barbara Darragh

Costume Designer

Augie Davis

Stunt Coordinator

Liz Difiore

Line Producer

Geoff Dixon

Executive Producer

Walter Donohue

Consultant

Trishia Downie

Line Producer

Rhys Duncan

Camera Operator

Naomi Enfield

Assistant Director

Dianne Ensor

Makeup

Denise Farrell

Production Accountant

Richard Fletcher

Coproducer

Richard Flynn

Sound Mixer

Celestia Fox

Casting

Toa Fraser

Screenplay

Robyn Grace

Continuity

Robyn Grace

Assistant Director

Paul Grinder

Unit Director

Gina Hallas

Production Accountant

Annette Hardy

Makeup

Rewa Harre

Camera Operator

Mark Hotchin

Executive Producer

Carol Hughes

Line Producer

Neil James

Assistant Director

Karl Jenkins

Music

Karl Jenkins

Music Conductor

Britta Johnstone

Continuity

Frankie Karena

Makeup

Leanne Karena

Makeup

Veronique Keys

Prosthetic Makeup

Terry Kilmartin

Assistant Director

Rick Kofoed

Production Designer

Melissa Lawrence

Continuity

Thad Lawrence

Gaffer

Jacinta Lee

Production Coordinator

Jacqui Leung

Makeup

Ewa J Lind

Editor

Richard Lloyd

Post-Production Supervisor

Ginny Loane

Gaffer

Kely Lyons

Editor

Sue May

Publicity

Hamish Mcintyre

Key Grip

Deirdre Mckessar

Costume Supervisor

Ross Michleson

Special Effects Coordinator

Rick Mietkowski

Photography

John Miles

Construction Manager

Graham Morris

Sound Mixer

Louis Nowra

Editor

Neil Peplow

Executive Producer

George Port

Visual Effects Supervisor

Shayne Radford

Art Director

Vanessa Redmond

Production Coordinator

Don Reynolds

Producer

Maggie Rodford

Music Supervisor

Karla Rodgers

Production Manager

Diana Rowan

Casting Director

Niccola Sanderson

Production Coordinator

Dannelle Satherley

Makeup

Tainui Stephens

Coproducer

Tanui Stephens

Production Coordinator

James D. Stern

Executive Producer

Bronwen Stewart

Production Coordinator

Jane Sullivan

Production Manager

Dannelle Sutherly

Makeup

Geoff Tait

Key Grip

Gareth Tansey

Main Title Design

Tiare Tomaszewski

Production Manager

Ceyda Torun

Production Coordinator

Michelle Turner

Production Coordinator

Edward Tyrie

Gaffer

Paul Verrall

Special Effects Supervisor

Linda Wall

Makeup Designer

Vincent Ward

Screenplay

Vincent Ward

Story By

Howard Watkins

Visual Effects Supervisor

Eric Watson

Executive Producer

Chris Webb

Assistant Director

Alison Wright

Music Supervisor

Film Details

Release Date
2008
Production Company
Endgame Entertainment; London Symphony Orchestra; Prpvfx; The Works; The Works; The Works; U.K. Film Council
Distribution Company
20th Century Fox International; Eurocine; The Weinstein Company; The Works; United International Pictures
Location
New Zealand

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 53m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States on Video November 25, 2008

Director Vincent Ward was replaced in the seventh week of production by cinematographer Alun Bollinger, and resumed his helming duties during the post-production phase.

Production was suspended for six weeks when Samantha Morton was hospitalized with a severe case of influenza and a secondary bacterial infection. Shooting resumed October 4, 2004.

Released in United States on Video November 25, 2008