ANZAC 2018

Join us for a day of remembrance with ANZAC Day coverage and special programming exclusive to Māori Television. Made with the support of NZ On Air and Te Māngai Pāho. Livestreaming: Auckland Dawn Service, 5.20am, ANZAC Cove Service 2.30pm.

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ANZAC videos.

ANZAC Cove Dawn Service

Live: Coverage from the Gallipoli Dawn Service, capturing the moving atmosphere of the place where the ANZAC troops fell and commemoration began.

In Foreign Fields

Celebrated playwright and author, Witi Ihimaera, travels to the lesser-known resting places of some of our fallen soldiers and reveals the personal and emotional journeys of whānau to bring these men home. (PREMIERE)

Kiwi Service Women of WW2

Shining a spotlight on women's pivotal role in the WWll conflict, five women veterans share personal memories of their time in the forces, supported by archival footage and photographs. (PREMIERE)

Sacrifice on the Somme

In this emotional documentary special, opera legend Dame Kiri Te Kanawa and her protégé travel across the world to reflect on the role of the Maori Battalion at the Battle of the Somme. Made with the support of NZ On Air.

Turangawaewae - A Place to Stand

Short film: Tiare, a homeless Vietnam war veteran spends his days wandering the city for bits and pieces. His granddaughter visits her reluctant koro to convince him to visit his ancestral home to find his tūrangawaewae. (RP)

ANZAC Dawn Service 2018

Live: Leah Te Whata provides an exclusive look into the setup of this special ceremony. Alison Mau and Julian Wilcox will be hosting live at the Dawn Parade and Service from the Auckland War Memorial Museum.

Beyond the Battalion

Traces the footsteps of forgotten Kiwi filmmaker Michael Havas who through encountering the 28th Māori Battalion would go on to document the 1977 pilgrimage to the battle fields of World War II. Made with the support of NZ On Air.