In the scene I have chosen where Mana has just had his birthday and has to have his hair shaved and face tattooed to then do a burglary on a house as part of initiation to a gang his father is in. In the scene there is various techniques used like dialogue , different camera […]

Describe at least one important character in the written text. Explain how this character is revealed to you throughout the text and/or how this character helps you understand an important theme/idea in the novel? Ricky Baker is the main character that is being revealed at the start and is recognized as a fat maori that […]

Written in 1986 , wild pork and watercress , by Barry Crump , is the story of Ricky Baker. Ricky is 12 years and 3 weeks old , a quarter Maori boy. Told in first person narrative , ricky tells his story with humour. Ricky is a victim of racism and the New Zealand Social […]

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