Broken English Menu [Story]

[Nina and Ivan]

Broken English continues in the brutal, deeply troubling tradition of "Once Were Warriors," showing how intolerance can destroy a family. But what makes the film so fascinating is its portrait of contemporary New Zealand after an intense period of immigration--less a melting pot than a festering stew of racial tension. What unites these disparate tribes of migrants are the many variations of "Broken English" they all speak.

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