Theresa Healey

Bread & Roses (1993)

Based upon the life of activist and trade unionist (and later MP) Sonja Davies. The film covers her life up to 1956, when, at age 33, she was elected to the Nelson Hospital Board. During this period she develops strong socialist beliefs, marries and divorces, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gaylene Preston
CAST:  Geneviève Picot  •  Mick Rose  •  Donna Akersten  •  Raymond Hawthorne

Based upon the life of activist and trade unionist (and later MP) Sonja Davies. The film covers her life up to 1956, when, at age 33, she was elected to the Nelson Hospital Board. During this period she develops strong socialist beliefs, marries and divorces, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gaylene Preston
CAST:  Geneviève Picot  •  Mick Rose  •  Donna Akersten  •  Raymond Hawthorne

Kitchen Sink (1989)

From the bowels of the kitchen sink, comes a dark and tender love… An original and full-blooded short film that combines humour with surrealism and leads the viewer towards the fantasy of horror.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alison Maclean
CAST:  Theresa Healey  •  Peter Tait  •  Annagretta Christian

From the bowels of the kitchen sink, comes a dark and tender love… An original and full-blooded short film that combines humour with surrealism and leads the viewer towards the fantasy of horror.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alison Maclean
CAST:  Theresa Healey  •  Peter Tait  •  Annagretta Christian

No Shame (2018)

When a vulnerable young man returns home, he's confronted by a history of violence with his father, and the searing memory of a lost friend; he takes dramatic action.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brendan Donovan
CAST:  Kieran Charnock  •  Theresa Healey  •  Albertine Jonas  •  Mark Mitchinson

When a vulnerable young man returns home, he's confronted by a history of violence with his father, and the searing memory of a lost friend; he takes dramatic action.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brendan Donovan
CAST:  Kieran Charnock  •  Theresa Healey  •  Albertine Jonas  •  Mark Mitchinson

Vermilion (2018)

Darcy, a composer, sees colors when she plays musical notes. When she notices her usually subtle colors changing, she realizes a profound change is upon her. Over a summer month, Darcy creates a time of music and reflection that help her make a final choice.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dorthe Scheffmann
CAST:  Jennifer Ward-Lealand  •  Emily Campbell  •  Theresa Healey  •  Peter Feeney

Darcy, a composer, sees colors when she plays musical notes. When she notices her usually subtle colors changing, she realizes a profound change is upon her. Over a summer month, Darcy creates a time of music and reflection that help her make a final choice.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dorthe Scheffmann
CAST:  Jennifer Ward-Lealand  •  Emily Campbell  •  Theresa Healey  •  Peter Feeney

Savage Honeymoon (2000)

Dean is threatening to firebomb his ex-girlfriend's wedding. Mickey is filling the garage with stolen goods - again, and pierced teenage daughter, Leesa, is an accident waiting to happen on the family's beloved Triumph motorbike. An unconventional tough family, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Beesley
CAST:  Nicholas Eadie  •  Elizabeth Hawthorne  •  Perry Piercy  •  Sophia Hawthorne

Dean is threatening to firebomb his ex-girlfriend's wedding. Mickey is filling the garage with stolen goods - again, and pierced teenage daughter, Leesa, is an accident waiting to happen on the family's beloved Triumph motorbike. An unconventional tough family, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Beesley
CAST:  Nicholas Eadie  •  Elizabeth Hawthorne  •  Perry Piercy  •  Sophia Hawthorne

Jubilee (2000)

Billy (Cliff Curtis) is trying to organize the biggest celebration the town of Waimatua has even seen - the 75th Jubilee of their school. In doing this, feckless Billy is trying to redeem himself in the eyes of his family, especially his frustrated wife Pauline ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Hurst
CAST:  Cliff Curtis  •  Theresa Healey  •  Hori Ahipene  •  Kevin Smith

Billy (Cliff Curtis) is trying to organize the biggest celebration the town of Waimatua has even seen - the 75th Jubilee of their school. In doing this, feckless Billy is trying to redeem himself in the eyes of his family, especially his frustrated wife Pauline ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Hurst
CAST:  Cliff Curtis  •  Theresa Healey  •  Hori Ahipene  •  Kevin Smith