National Film Unit Collection launched

NZ On Screen has launched a significant collection showcasing the work of the National Film Unit. The collection celebrates the incredibly diverse output of the government body, that, for nearly 50 years filmed everything from wartime newsreels and tourism promos to historical TV epics.

World war II Horror film starts filming in Wellywood

Principle photography has begun in Wellington, New Zealand on World War II Horror pic, THE DEVIL’S ROCK. Written by Paul Finch, Paul Campion and Brett Ihaka, The Devil’s Rock is award-winning short film director Paul Campion’s debut feature film. His short films Night of the Hell Hamsters and Eel Girl have screened at every major [ Read More ]

TVNZ 7 puts the spotlight on Science and Technology this August

Calling all Science fanactics and tecnology specialists, TVNZ 7 is the channel you want to watch this August. TVNZ 7 highlights New Zealand innovation and development throughout August with its Spotlight on yScience + Technolog, in association with the Ministry of Research, Science and Technology (MoRST).

Mike King's NUTTERS CLUB premieres on Maori Television

A popular radioshow and Facebook site now a televison series too! Mike King’s revolutionary show for mental ilness sufferers THE NUTTERS CLUB premieres on Maori Television on Friday August 6 at 10.00 PM.

Ipad now has NZ on screen coverage

New Zealanders looking for brilliant content to watch on their new Apple iPads will find it close to home. NZ On Screen has launched a major upgrade to its website to coincide with the iPad’s local launch.

Native Affairs celebrates Maori Language week

In celebration of Maori language week, Maori Television’s current affairs show NATIVE AFFAIRS will be presenting a show entirely in te reo, with subtitles, and on a reo theme.

New Ipad application coming to you soon

Hot on the heels of the release of iPad into the NZ market, TVNZ will be releasing its iPad app. The iPhone app was released in October 2009 and has been the Number One free news app since it launched last year. Critics have raved about it, one even called it better than CNN’s.

TVNZ launch new rich media entertainment website –

TVNZ are talking up the launch of their new rich media website with some big claims about what it will achieve. Only time will tell how well they perform.

It’s in the Bag returns to New Zealand TV Screens

It should be interesting to see how the new IT’S IN THE BAG TV Show that is revamped for M?ori Television is going to go. By hokey, the show that stole our hearts is back – bigger, brighter and better than ever!