In My Father's Den

In My Father's Den

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Classic Kiwi mystery-thriller starring Matthew Macfadyen (Pride and Prejudice) as a returning war journalist searching for a missing teenage girl (Emily Barclay) he befriended. Based on the novel by Maurice Gee. More

"When his father dies, Paul returns to his Central Otago hometown. He strikes up an unlikely friendship with a young girl. Their relationship is frowned upon by and when she disappears, the community holds him responsible. The events that follow force Paul to confront a tragic incident he fled as a youth, and to face dark adult secrets. In My Father's Den was tragically also the last feature for writer-director Brad McGann, who died of cancer in 2007." (NZonScreen)

2004127 minsNew Zealand, UK

Streaming (3 Providers)

In My Father's Den | Awards

Award Winner
Winner of 10 awards, including Best Film, at the New Zealand Screen Awards 2005. International Critics Awards at the Toronto Film Festival 2004.

In My Father's Den | Release Details

In My Father's Den is available to stream in New Zealand now on NZ Film On Demand and Academy On Demand and AroVision.