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          The Light Horse Century
            

          The Light Horse Century (DVD, PG)

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          A Century after the last great cavalry charge in history, members of the Australian Light Horse Association embark on an epic journey across the Middle East. From Gallipoli to Egypt, Jorden and finally Israel, they will see and experience the sacred sites of service of the Anzac ...Divisions.In 1917 the Light Horse Regiments took a high-stakes gamble in the harsh and waterless Negev Desert - they would have just one chance to capture the town of Beersheba and it's precious wells or face disaster. A century later, 100 riders and 100 horses well recreate the history-changing ride.A century after the last great cavalry charge in history, members of the Australian Light Horse Association embarked on an epic journey across the Middle East. From Gallipoli to Egypt, Jordan and finally Israel, they experienced the sacred sites of service of the Anzac Mounted Divisions.October 31, 2017 the centenary of the Charge of Beersheba, and the climax of the trip. After a triumphant parade through the city streets, the riders traversed the same ground that the 800 Light Horsemen rode 100 years agoto the minute.
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          DVD Code DAVID4086
          Barcode 9344256019753
          Released NZ 20 Nov 2019
          Publisher GDE DISTRIBUTION
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          Backtrack Boys
            

          Backtrack Boys (DVD, M)

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          A group of troubled boys are on a perilous course towards jail until they meet up with the rough talking, free-wheeling jackaroo, Bernie Shakeshaft, and hit the road with his legendary dog jumping team.This observational documentary, filmed over two years, follows Zach, Tyrson, a...nd Rustyin a youth program that Bernie runs from a shed on the outskirts of Armidale, a rural Australian town in New South Wales. On the road, the boysfind their voice, make great friendships and the dogs become national champions. But as the boys sleep under the stars at night the trauma is never too far away. With their survival and futures at stake they must constantly step up, push themselves and support each other. Some days can be hard. This inspiring coming of age story reveals the challenges and triumphs these boys face as they try to find their place in the world, and the dogs that help tame their wild ways.
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          DVD Code DAVID3962
          Barcode 9344256018510
          Released NZ 20 Nov 2019
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          Lost Treasures Of The Maya
            

          Lost Treasures Of The Maya (DVD)

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          National Geographic Explorer Albert Lin ventures into the Guatemalan jungle to explore how a new high-tech treasure map is revealing tens of thousands of ancient ruins. Now, dozens of archaeologists are heading on a voyage of discovery, exploring lost ruins for the first time in ...1500 years. And what they're finding is rewriting the history of one of the world's most mysterious ancient civilisations - the Maya.
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          DVD Code NTG1270
          Barcode 9322225235038
          Released NZ 12 Mar 2020
          Publisher Madman Films
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          2040
            

          2040 (DVD, G)

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          Award-winning director Damon Gameau embarks on a journey to explore what the future would look like by the year 2040 if we simply embraced the best solutions already available to us to improve our planet and shifted them into the mainstream. Structured as a visual letter to his 4...-year-old daughter, Damon blends traditional documentary footage with dramatised sequences and high-end visual effects to create a vision board for his daughter and our planet.
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          DVD Code MMA9330
          Barcode 9322225225480
          Released NZ 7 Nov 2019
          Publisher Madman Films
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          Camino Skies
            

          Camino Skies (DVD, PG)

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          A story about life, love and loss on the Camino de Santiago, Camino Skies is an uplifting film about learning to live with grief. The inspirational journey of six pilgrims from NZ and Australia who embark on the historic 800 kilometre Spanish pilgrimage. In the face of overwhelmi...ng odds, the Camino forces the group to defy their age and physical ability as they each come to terms with recent loss. Heart-breaking and inspirational, Camino Skies is an uplifting story about everyday people doing the extraordinary.
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          DVD Code LFD0008
          Barcode 9322225233546
          Released NZ 7 Nov 2019
          Publisher Madman Films
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          Amazing Grace
            

          Amazing Grace (DVD, G)

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          A documentary presenting Aretha Franklin with choir at the New Bethel Baptist Church in Watts, Los Angeles in January 1972.

          DVD Code DL1090
          Barcode 9317731153686
          Released NZ 11 Dec 2019
          Publisher Sony
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          National Geographic - Nazi Megastructures
            

          National Geographic - Nazi Megastructures (DVD, MADMAN ENTERTAINMENT, M)

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          In the quest for world domination, the Nazis built some of the biggest and deadliest pieces of military hardware in history, creating huge terror machines, hi-tech superguns, and some of the original weapons of mass destruction in order to to control a nation, conquer a continent..., and win World War II. Over the course of six unforgettable episodes, uncover the hidden remains of Hitlers most ambitious megastructures and hear the stories of the engineering geniuses that designed them. These megastructures sparked a technological revolution that changed warfare forever.
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          DVD Code NTG1097
          Barcode 9322225195134
          Released NZ 14 Aug 2014
          Publisher Madman Films
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          National Geographic - Nazi Megastructures 2
            

          National Geographic - Nazi Megastructures 2 (DVD, MADMAN ENTERTAINMENT, M)

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          In the quest for world domination, the Nazis built some of the biggest pieces of military hardware and malevolent technology in history, and created one of the most brutal paramilitary organizations the world has ever known. Over 6 unforgettable episodes, we examine the impact an...d uncover the hidden remains of Hitlers most ambitious Megastructures hi-tech megaships, secret headquarters, and weapons of mass destruction and we watch the unfolding horror of the SS and of Japans kamikaze suicide pilots. Witness the stories of the men and machines that changed warfare forever in the Nazi quest to conquer the world. Episodes V1: Hitlers Vengeance Missile In retaliation for devastating allied bombing raids on German cities, Hitler orders the development of a groundbreaking weapon: the V1. Despite being ready too late to make a difference to the outcome of the war, its legacy is the cruise missile, a weapon that changed the face of war forever. Hitlers Siegfried Line More than 390 miles long, Hitlers Siegfried Line was one of the greatest fortifications in the history of warfare. The campaign to breach it took 6 months and cost the American forces more than 100,000 casualties. This is the story of the men who built it and the men who gave their lives fighting to defend it and destroy it. The Wolfs Lair As European countries fall like dominoes to the all-conquering German armies, Hitler becomes convinced of his own military genius. He plans to invade Russia and orders the construction of a huge, heavily protected command complex of bunkers and buildings named the Wolfs Lair. But as he isolates himself in his concrete city the war begins to slip from his grasp, and a conspiracy is hatched to make the secret base his tomb. Himmlers SS One of the most terrifying paramilitary groups the world has seen has humble beginnings as Hitlers personal bodyguard. But under the leadership of Heinrich Himmler, the SS (Schutzstaffel) becomes a terrifying cult that engineers Hitlers vision fo
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          DVD Code NTG1211
          Barcode 9322225208117
          Released NZ 15 Oct 2015
          Publisher Madman Films
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          John Mcenroe - In The Realm Of Perfection
            

          John Mcenroe - In The Realm Of Perfection (DVD, M)

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          John McEnroe: In the Realm of Perfection finds the mercurial tennis legend at the height of his career, documenting his quest for perfection, his frustrations, and the hardest loss of his life, against Ivan Lendl at the 1984 French Open.

          DVD Code HIG077
          Barcode 9322225234130
          Released NZ 16 Jan 2020
          Publisher Madman Films
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          Armstrong
            

          Armstrong (DVD, PG)

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          Neil Armstrong was born on August 5th 1930, in the front room of his grandparents farmhouse in Wapakoneta, Ohio. As he grew up, he became fascinated by flight, and fashioned flying models from balsa wood and tissue paper, which he flew with his siblings from bedroom windows. His ...legacy is of a quiet, determined and talented man who was true to himself. He was very much of the place he was from, inspired the best in other people and stepped up to the highest pinnacle when it was asked of him.
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          DVD Code RIA259
          Barcode 9338176022825
          Released NZ 11 Dec 2019
          Publisher GDE DISTRIBUTION
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