TV show sub navigation

E haere ake nei - Friday Films


Mt Zion, Rāmere 20 o Hōngongoi, 8.30 i te pō
Turei and his family are hard-working potato farm workers in rural New Zealand. A talented musician, Turei dreams of his band being the support act for Bob Marley's 1979 tour.


The Dead Lands, Rāmere 27 o Hōngongoi, 8.30 i te pō
The Dead Lands is a thrilling action feature film set in pre-Pakeha New Zealand.  A young man who wants to be the leader of his people, learns to use his head rather than his taiaha. 


Born to Dance, Rāmere 03 o Hereturikōkā, 8.30 i te pō
Tū, an ambitious young Māori man from Papakura, dreams of being a professional hip-hop dancer.  When his father, a Sargent in the NZ Army, issues an ultimatum - find a purpose in life by the end of the summer or enlist - Tū decides that dance is his way out.


Ali, Rāmere 10 o Hereturikōkā, 8.30 i te pō
A biography of sports legend Muhammad Ali, focusing on his triumphs and controversies between 1964 and 1974.


Super 8, Rāmere 17 o Hereturikōkā, 8.30 i te pō
During the summer of 1979, a group of friends witness a train crash and investigate subsequent unexplained events in their small town.


Soulmen, Rāmere 24 o Hereturikōkā, 8.30 i te pō
After twenty years since they've last spoken, two estranged soul-singing legends agree to participate in a reunion performance at the Apollo Theatre to honour their recently deceased band leader.


Colombiana, Rāmere 31 o Hereturikōkā, 8.30 i te pō
A young woman, after witnessing her parents' murder as a child in Bogota, grows up to be a stone-cold assassin.