PECKING ORDER

Thursday, March 28 at 7pm
New Zealand
Directed by Slavko Martinov
In English
Documentary
88 minutes
Not Yet Rated

Synopsis
How far will a group of quirky Kiwi chicken breeders go for victory at the National Poultry Show?
Join members of the Christchurch Poultry, Bantam and Pigeon Club in the lead up to the New Zealand National Championships, as they battle history and each other in a quest for glory and for the love of their birds.

Meet Doug the determined Club President, Rhys the young upstart, Sarah the chicken whisperer, Brian the loveable champion, Ian the exacting judge and more.

Pecking Order is a hilarious, unique, heart-warming slice of Kiwiana which will delight and surprise audiences of all ages.

Review Quotes:

“Director Slavko Martinov captures everything with humour and respect, and his coverage of an unfortunately painful battle for the future of the club adds a keen poignancy.”
-Brad Newsome, Sydney Morning Herald

“A quirkily entertaining documentary about the world of competitive chicken breeding.”
-Cath Clarke, Guardian

PECKING ORDER – March 28, 7pm