Patu! (1983)

Run Time - 112 min.  |   Countries - New Zealand  |  
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When the Springboks, a South African rugby team, went to New Zealand for play-off games in their 1981 winter season, violent demonstrations and conflicts occurred because of the strong anti-apartheid sentiment in New Zealand. This film documents those events and other activities in the anti-apartheid movement that would ultimately end in the cancellation of two rugby games and the premature end to the Springbok tour.

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anti-Apartheid, rugby