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“A World War One drama about faith, courage and heroism amidst folly and betrayal at Gallipoli in 1915. New Zealand troops find that British promises of support are meaningless.“1915 - Chunuk Bair. A craggy hill top on the Turkish peninsula of Gallipoli.” - New Zealand Film Commission;; 5/02/2014.

Based on the play ONCE ON CHUNUK BAIR (1982) by Maurice Shadbolt.

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Year 1991

Reference number F22018

Collection Film and Video Collection

Media type Moving Image

Place of Production NEW ZEALAND/AOTEAROA

Genre Feature

Duration 1:40:00

Production company Avalon, NFU Studios, Daybreak Pictures

Credits Cast: Robert Powell
Cast: Kevin J Wilson
Cast: Jed Brophy
Cast: John Leigh
Cast: Murray Keane
Cast: Richard Hanna
Cast: Stephen Ure
Cast: Peter Kaa
Cast: Darryl Beattie
Cast: Tim Bray
Director: Dale G Bradley
Producer: L Grant Bradley
Director of Photography: Warrick Attewell (aka Waka)
Screenplay: Grant Hinden-Miller
Based On The Stage Play “Once On Chunuk Bair”: Maurice Shadbolt
Editor: Paul Sutorius
Executive Producer: David Arnell
Executive Producer: L Grant Bradley
Production Designer: Kevin Leonard- Jones
Funding: New Zealand Film Commission