Sunday Cinema

Māori Television’s Sunday Cinema slot at 8.30pm, Kiriata Rātapu, is your weekly dose of top quality movies. Every week, watch a different award-winning film from around the globe.

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Coming up - Sunday Cinema

Atonement, Sunday 29 October, 8.30pm NO ON DEMAND
Fledgling writer Briony Tallis, as a thirteen year old, irrevocably changes the course of several lives when she accuses her older sister's lover of a crime he did not commit.


Boyhood, Sunday 05 November, 8.30pm NO ON DEMAND 
Filmed over 12 years with the same cast, Richard Liklater's BOYHOOD is a groundbreaking story of growing up as seen through the eyes of a child named Mason, who literally growns up on screen before our eyes.  BOYHOOD charts the rocky terrain of childhood like no other film has before.


Whiplash, Sunday 12 November, 8.30pm NO ON DEMAND
A promising young drummer enrolls at a cut-throat music conservatory where his dreams of greatness are mentored by an instructor who will stop at nothing to realise a student's potential.


Inglourious Basterds, Sunday 19 November, 8.50pm NO ON DEMAND
In Nazi occupied France during World War II, a plan to assassinate Nazi leaders by a group of Jewish U.S. soldiers coincides with a theater owner's vengeful plans for the same.


The Age of Innocence, Sunday 26 November, 8.50pm NO ON DEMAND
A tale of nineteenth-century New York high society in which a young lawyer falls in love with a woman separated from her husband, while he is engaged to the woman's cousin.