NZ Herald 3.5/5 Stars “Daffodils is a delight.”Â
DAFFODILS is a love story musical set in HamiltonÂ so some great scenes around the city plus a few of Whaingaroa.
RAGLAN MOVIES at the OLD SCHOOL, 5 Stewart Street, Raglan
DAFFODILSÂ 93 mins (M)
Saturday 6th July 8.15pm
Saturday 20th July 5.30pm
Sunday 21st July 4.30pm
Book online: raglanmovies.nz, call into the Old School office Mon-Fri 10am to 2pm.
Door sales from 30 mins before session times.
Licensed bar & homemade snacks on sale at all screenings.
Adults $15, Concession $12, RCAC Members $12, Children $8.
The reduced concession rate is for $12 concession (student, seniors or CS cards).
DAFFODILS stars international kiwi actorsÂ Rose McIverÂ (iZombie, The Lovely Bones) andÂ George MasonÂ (Home & Away, Go Girls) alongside GrammyÂ® Award-winning singer/songwriterÂ Kimbra, in her big screen debut in a musical and acting role. All three lead roles returned home to New Zealand to star in this heart aching drama of a 1950’s marriage, told with iconic New Zealand music.
Inspired by a true story, this heartfelt musical love story features the songs we grew up with, including some of the most iconic New Zealand songs ever written; tracks by Crowded House, LIPS, Bic Runga, Chris Knox, The Mint Chicks, Dave Dobbyn, The Clean, The Exponents, Darcy Clay, Mutton Birds, Thâ€™Dudes, The Senators/Ray Columbus and the Invaders, The Swingers and Blam Blam Blam.
This New Zealand musical feature film is based on the much-loved and critically acclaimed (winner of a Fringe First Award at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe) stage play Daffodils. DAFFODILS, is written by the playwright Rochelle Bright, directed by David Stubbs (Belief: The Possession of Janet Moses, Reservoir Hill) and produced by Richard Fletcher (The Changeover, Walking with Dinosaurs 3D, Boy). Silver Scroll winner Stephanie Brown and Fen Ikner of electro-pop duo LIPS are Music Directors and Composers.
Directed by David Stubbs (‘Belief: The Possession of Janet Moses’)
Starring Rose McIver, George Mason, Kimbra, Mark Mitchinson, Tandi Wright, Jodie Hillock, Danni Parsons, Katie Wolfe
Written by Rochelle Bright
Drama, Musical, Romance | 93 mins M Offensive language | New Zealand