Cast

Melanie Lynskey: Pauline Parker
Kate Winslet: Juliet Hulme
Sarah Peirse: Honora Parker Rieper
Diana Kent: Hilda Hulme
Clive Merrison: Dr. Henry Hulme
Simon O'Connor: Herbert Rieper
Jed Brophy: John / Nicholas
Peter Elliott: Bill Perry
Gilbert Goldie: Dr. Bennett
Geoffrey Heath: Rev. Norris
Kirsti Ferry: Wendy
Ben Skjellerup: Jonathan Hulme
Darien Takle: Miss Stewart
Elizabeth Moody: Miss Waller
Liz Mullane: Mrs. Collins
Moreen Eason: Mrs. Stevens
Pearl Carpenter: Mrs. Zwartz
Lou Dobson: Grandma Parker
Jesse Griffin: Laurie
Glen Drake: Steve
Nick Farra: Boarder
Chris Clarkson: Boarder
Ray Henwood: Professor
John Nicoll: Professor
Mike Maxwell: Professor
Raewyn Pelham: Laura
Toni Jones: Agnes Ritchie
Glenys Lloyd-Smith: Miss Digby
Wendy Watson: Mrs. Bennett
Jean Guérin: Orson Welles
Stephen Reilly: Mario Lanza
Andrea Sanders: Diello
Ben Fransham: Charles
Jessica Bradley: Pauline 5 Years
Alex Shirtcliffe-Scott: Juliet 5 Years
Barry Thomson: Farmer / Policeman

Crew

Director:
Peter Jackson

Writing credits:
Frances Walsh (screenplay)
Peter Jackson (screenplay)

Producers:
Jim Booth (producer) Bridget Bourke (line producer)
Hanno Huth (executive producer)
Peter Jackson (co-producer)

Original Music:
Peter Dasent

Cinematography:
Alun Bollinger

Film Editing:
Jamie Selkirk

Production Design:
Grant Major

Art Direction:
Jill Cormack

Costume Design:
Ngila Dickson