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“Dorothea wants to save her sister Rose by marrying her to Lawrence. But Rose wants someone else. And Lawrence wants Dorothea.“Set in a highly-stylised nineteeth century New Zealand, DESPERATE REMEDIES is a film about a woman in control of everything - except her own heart.” - New Zealand Film Commission;; 5/02/2014.

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Year 1993

Reference number F22023

Collection Film and Video Collection

Media type Moving Image

Place of Production NEW ZEALAND/AOTEAROA

Genre Feature

Duration 1:32:00

Production company James Wallace Productions

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Credits Cast: Jennifer Ward-Lealand
Cast: Kevin Smith
Cast: Lisa Chappell
Cast: Cliff Curtis
Cast: Michael Hurst
Cast: Kiri Mills
Director: Stewart Main
Director: Peter Wells
Producer: James Wallace
Associate Producer: Trishia Downie
Writer: Stewart Main
Writer: Peter Wells
Director of Photography: Leon Narbey
Camera Operator: John Day
Editor: David Coulson
Music: Peter Scholes
Designer: Michael Kane
Costumes: Glenis Foster
Production Designer: Michael Kane
Art Director: Shane Radford
Funding: New Zealand Film Commission

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