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Rubbings from a Live Man

Filmmaker Florian Habicht ('Kaikohe Demolition', 'Woodenhead') takes veteran performer Warwick Broadhead as his subject matter in this captivating biography that is as eclectic and unusual as the man himself. Broadhead plays himself in the film (naturally enough), but also plays many other characters, including God. Sharp cinematography and Broadhead's unique take on life make this a lucid, funny and even poignant portrait of a dyed-in-the-wool original.

Year: 2008
Genre: Documentaries, Performing Arts, New Zealand Docos, Biography, Film Festivals 2008, Made in New Zealand
Country: NZ
Director: Florian Habicht
Starring: Warwick Broadhead
Duration: 75 Minutes
Rating: R13 - Contains adult themes.
7.7/10
Location in store: New Zealand (Documentary)

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