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The Rainbow Warrior Conspiracy

On 10 July 1985, the Greenpeace vessel Rainbow Warrior was bombed by French agents, killing the crew photographer.

The Rainbow Warrior Conspiracy, New Zealand/Australia, 1988

Energy Source International /Golden Dolphin productions
Director: Chris Thomson
Producer: Robert Loader
Associate Producer: Dorothee Pinfold
Executive Producers: Peter Sainsbury, Alan Bateman
Writer: David Phillips
Designer: Lawrence Eastwood
Director of Photography: Andrew Lesnie
Editor: Lindsay Frazer
Music: Martin Armiger
Supervising Producer: Steven Knapman
3rd Assistant Director: Alison McLean
Unit Managers: Nick Ash, Tamai Sinclair

With: Brad Davis, Jack Thompson, Louise Lapare, Germaine Houde, Mary Regan, Peter Carroll, Bruno Lawrence.
Also featuring:
Temuera Morrison, Suzanne Lee, Andrea Cunningham, Lorae Parry, Sarah Smuts Kennedy

95 minutes, PG

On 10 July 1985, the Greenpeace vessel Rainbow Warrior was bombed by French agents, killing the crew photographer.

This film recreates the events surrounding the bombing, including the planning, and switches between New Zealand and French locations.

The drama revolves around three main characters; Neil Travers, an American journalist, Stuart Irvine, New Zealand's adviser on International Security and Jenny Cullen, a Greenpeace volunteer.

Screening: The Rainbow Warrior Conspiracy screened on 10 July 2009 to mark the 24th anniversary of the bombing - lest we forget!