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The Rocket, Saturday 24 June, 8.35pm
A boy who is believed to bring bad luck to everyone around him leads his family and two new friends through Laos to find a new home.  After a calamity filled journey through a land scarred by the legacy of war, to prove he's not bad luck he builds a giant rocket to enter the most exciting and dangerous competition of the year: the Rocket Festival.


Shopping, Saturday 01 July, 9.30pm (R)
In a small town in New Zealand, brothers Willie and Solomon deal with the ordinary desires of youth, a volatile father and racial tensions before one, as a means of escape, is seduced to the criminal world by an engaging thief.


Eagle vs Shark, Saturday 08 July, 8.30pm (R)
Eagle vs Shark is the tale of two socially awkward misfits and the strange ways they try to find love; through revenge on high-school bullies, burgers, and video games.


The Last Saint, Saturday 15 July, 8.50pm (R)
Minka is a teenage Polynesian boy living in the heat of the city.  With his P addicted mother well on the way to going completely off the rails, three people enter his life - each with a promise - each with the power to destroy.


The World's Fastest Indian, Saturday 22 July, 8.45pm (R)
The life story of New Zealander Burt Munro, who spent years building a 1920 Indian motorcycle, a bike which helped him set the land speed world record at Utah's Bonneville Salt Flats in 1967.


War Witch, Saturday 29 July, 9.30pm (R)
Somewhere in Sub-Saharan Africa, Komona, a 14 year old girl, tells her unborn child growing inside her the story of her life since she has been at war.  Everything started when she was abducted by the rebel army at the age of 12.