07 Sep The Changeover
DIRECTORS: Miranda Harcourt and Stuart McKenzie
WRITER: Stuart McKenzie
PRODUCER: Emma Slade
SYNOPSIS: Sixteen year-old Laura Chant lives in a low-rent suburb on the edge of earthquake-scarred Christchurch, New Zealand with her mother and four-year-old brother, Jacko. When an ancient spirit attacks Jacko and slowly draws the life out of him, Laura discovers her true identity and the supernatural ability within her, and must harness it to save her brother’s life.
Based on the Carnegie Medal winning novel by Margeret Mahy.
TIMOTHY SPALL as Carmody Braque
MELANIE LYNSKEY as Kate Chant
LUCY LAWLESS as Miryam Carlisle
NICHOLAS GALITZINE as Sorenson Carlisle
ERANA JAMES as Laura Chant