Rialto Channel offers a superb range of specialist movie, documentary and entertainment programming. Here is an opportunity to see programming that you won't see anywhere else on New Zealand television. Rialto Channel appeals to movie lovers who want to be more than just entertained – you want to be informed, educated and involved.
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Dwayne McLaren has been looking for a way out of his small town upbringing of Cut Bank since he graduated high school several years earlier. When he finds himself in the wrong place at the right time, he jumps at a chance to pursue a better life in a bigger city with his girlfriend Cassandra.
Larry has Downs, Sophie has severe epilepsy. The two are attracted to each other and, through a care worker Tom, they sneak away to a hotel room during a supervised trip to the cinema. What do they do once they are there? How do they express a love that dare not speak its name?
A raw, heartbreaking investigation into one of Australia's most notorious cults, and the scars its survivors still bear today. With survivors and cult members telling their stories alongside the detectives, this confronting feature documentary exposes not just what happened within the still operating sect, but also within the conservative Melbourner community that allowed “The Family” to flourish.