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Roger Donaldson
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Roger Donaldson

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Roger Donaldson is a high profile director of movies, from home-grown Kiwi movies, such as Sleeping Dogs and Smash Palace, to Hollywood blockbusters such as Cocktail, Cadillac Man and The Bank Job - not to mention The World's Fastest Indian.

Originally trained as a geologist, he soon turned his attention to photography and advertising and then on to his real passion, film-making.

He is now based in California but returns to New Zealand regularly.

Books by Roger Donaldson

The World's Fastest Indian

The real Burt Munro, inventor of the world's fastest Indian motorcycle, in his own words.

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