Kuia sought for new tv series
Kia ora tatau, I am a researcher for a NEW TV SHOW called KUIA which will be a 26 part series going to air next year on Maori TV. KUIA aims to archive a generation; their stories and experiences throughout their lives. I am trying to find kuia who are willing and able to participate [...]Continue Reading...
2013 South Auckland Short Film Workshop
Is there a story from your community that you would like to tell through film but don’t know where to start? Script to Screen and Nga Aho Whakaari present the 2013 South Auckland Short Film Workshop. This two-day event will give you everything you need to know to make a short film, guiding you ...Continue Reading...
Loading Docs looking for new NZ documentary shorts
Julia Parnell and Anna Jackson of Notable Pictures are pleased to invite filmmakers to submit short film proposals for the trailblazing new documentary short film initiative, Loading Docs. Co-funded by the New Zealand Film Commission and NZ On Air, Loading Docs will fund, create and distribute ...Continue Reading...
White Lies is coming to Australia
Kia ora Whanau & Friends in Australia. We’ve just been informed that the movie ‘White Lies’ will be opening in a few weeks and would like a bit of feedback on an idea. Where in Australia would you like to watch this incredible film? Please leave the name of your closest ...Continue Reading...
Geoff Murphy’s Classic Utu Redux in Cinemas November 21
Following on from its recent acclaimed NZ International Film Festival tour, UTU REDUX is having a special-event two-week season in selected cinemas, starting on November 21. Producers say this will be the last chance to see the full visual impact and dynamic energy of this re-mastered “modern ...Continue Reading...
2013 Love Life Fono 5
Coming to you this labour weekend is the 2013 Love Life Fono 5. Hosted at the Waipapa Marae in Auckland from the 25th – 27th of October. Opening this Friday evening with Powhiri at 5pm before open registration and a welcoming night of introductions and performances. Be sure to let your networks ...Continue Reading...
International Hongi a Hori Day, October 1st
TUESDAY THE 1ST OF OCTOBER HORI WOULD LIKE TO BRING YOU INTERNATIONAL “HONGI A HORI DAY” LIKE M.J SAID IT DOESNT MATTER IF YOUR BLACK OR WHITE…..OR YELLOW, PINK OR GREEN IF YOU YOU SEE SOMEONE GIVE THEM A HONGI ” THE BEST HONGI SENT IN PHOTO OR VIDEO WILL WIN A ...Continue Reading...
Parihaka film off to France (+video)
TATARAKIHI – THE CHILDREN OF PARIHAKA tells the journey undertaken by children who are the survivors of Parihaka. The children retrace the steps of their Parihaka ancestors who in the late 1800s were forcibly removed from their peaceful village in Taranaki and incarcerated for indefinite ...Continue Reading...
Maori Picture for Sale on Ebay Australia
This 1930′s photo for sale on EBay in Australia.Recognise any names anyone? hi ok here are all of there names. called Waiata Maori Choir they toured England in 1935 during war time: T.U. Tuteao (Waikato), T. Maruera (Wanganui), Tutu Keepa (Ngaruawahia), E. Tuau (East Coast), H Tutawhiao ...Continue Reading...
- Remembering the 150th anniversary of the Battle of O-Rakau (+links)
- Parihaka leg-irons withdrawn after public outcry
- Kainga Tupu Maori Art Exhibition Opening, Melbourne, Friday 4th April, 7pm
- Treasure Rotorua campaign aims for Koutu to be ‘as safe as houses’
- Romiromi Health Clinic this March at Kuirau Marae, Rotorua
- BIG BREAK: our search for the writer of New Zealand’s next great movie