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Lee Tamahori

Biography

Director from the 1994 film WERE IN THE PAST Warriors as well as the 2002 Wayne Bond film Pass away A LATER DATE. He worked like a growth operator for Tv New Zealand. He co-founded Soaring Fish, a creation company that specific in advertisements, in 1986. Among their ads earned Commercial from the 10 years. His father’s family members had been natives of Maori. He obtained a box workplace strike with Die A LATER DATE, starring Pierce Brosnan as Wayne Bond.

Quick Facts


Full Name Lee Tamahori
Date Of Birth June 17, 1950
Place Of Birth New Zealand
Profession Director
Education Massey High School
Nationality New Zealand
Parents Phillip Tamahori, Patricia Tamahori
Siblings Glenn Tamahori, Renaye Tamahori
Awards Australian Film Institute Award for Best Foreign Film
Movies Die Another Day, XXX: State of the Union, Once Were Warriors, The Devil's Double, Along Came a Spider, Mahana, The Edge, Mulholland Falls, Next, Emperor
Star Sign Gemini

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#Fact
1 Past jobs have included: commercial artist, photographer, boom operator, and assistant director
2 His father is Maori, his mother is British.


Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Emperor post-production
Mahana 2016
The Devil's Double 2011
Next 2007
xXx: State of the Union 2005
Die Another Day 2002
Along Came a Spider 2001
The Sopranos 2000 TV Series 1 episode
The Edge 1997
Mulholland Falls 1996
Once Were Warriors 1994
The Ray Bradbury Theater 1990-1992 TV Series 3 episodes
Thunderbox 1989 Short

Assistant Director

Assistant Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Bridge to Nowhere 1986 first assistant director
The Silent One 1985 first assistant director
Came a Hot Friday 1985 first assistant director
The Quiet Earth 1985 first assistant director
Utu 1984 first assistant director
Wild Horses 1984 first assistant director
Among the Cinders 1984 first assistant director
Trespasses 1984 first assistant director
Nate and Hayes 1983 first assistant director: second unit
Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence 1983 first assistant director

Sound Department

Sound Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Carry Me Back 1982 boom operator
Battletruck 1982 boom operator
Treasure of the Yankee Zephyr 1981 boom operator
Bad Blood 1981 boom operator
Goodbye Pork Pie 1980 boom operator
Middle Age Spread 1979 boom operator
Sons for the Return Home 1979 boom operator
Skin Deep 1978 boom operator
The Governor 1977 TV Mini-Series boom operator

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Me and Will 1999 Attendant

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
While She Was Out 2008 the film makers would like to thank
Inside 'Die Another Day' 2003 Video documentary short special thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Double Down with Dominic Cooper 2011 Video short Himself
True Crime Family 2011 Video short Himself
Biography 2007 TV Series documentary Himself
Just Another Day 2006 TV Special documentary short Himself
Location Scouting with Peter Lamont: Die Another Day 2006 Video documentary short Himself
The British Touch: Bond Arrives in London 2006 Video documentary short Himself
The Tem Show 2005 TV Series Himself
Tell Them Who You Are 2004 Documentary Himself
Inside 'Die Another Day' 2003 Video documentary short Himself
James Bond: A BAFTA Tribute 2002 TV Movie documentary Himself
Happy Anniversary Mr. Bond 2002 TV Movie documentary Himself
MTV Movie Special: Die Another Day 2002 TV Special documentary Himself
Shaken and Stirred on Ice 2002 Video documentary short Himself
Die Another Day: From Script to Screen 2002 Video Himself
Premiere Bond: Die Another Day 2002 TV Movie documentary Himself
The Bond Essentials 2002 Video documentary short Himself
The Making of 'Along Came a Spider' 2001 Video documentary short Himself (uncredited)

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1995 Critics' Award - Special Mention Fantasporto Once Were Warriors (1994)
1995 Audience Award Rotterdam International Film Festival Once Were Warriors (1994)
1995 Bruce C. Corwin Award Santa Barbara International Film Festival Once Were Warriors (1994)
1994 Audience Award Amiens International Film Festival Once Were Warriors (1994)
1994 Special Jury Award Hawaii International Film Festival Once Were Warriors (1994)
1994 Grand Prix des Amériques Montréal World Film Festival Once Were Warriors (1994)
1994 People's Choice Award Montréal World Film Festival Once Were Warriors (1994)
1994 Prize of the Ecumenical Jury Montréal World Film Festival Once Were Warriors (1994)
1994 Film Award New Zealand Film and TV Awards (I) Best Director Once Were Warriors (1994)
1994 Anicaflash Prize Venice Film Festival Once Were Warriors (1994)
1990 Film Award New Zealand Film and TV Awards (I) Best Commercial For "Commonwealth Games" (WW1).

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016 Most Popular Feature Film Melbourne International Film Festival Mahana (2016)
1995 International Fantasy Film Award Fantasporto Best Film Once Were Warriors (1994)


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#Quote
1 Sex should not be in the movies and should be in the home, and violence should be in the movies and not in the home.

#Trademark
1 Progresses the film through fast-paced visuals

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