Māori Television’s New Zealand Documentaries. Made with the support of NZ On Air and available On Demand.
How far is heaven.
(AO) The Sisters of Compassion have lived in the remote village of Jerusalem/ Hiruharama on the Whanganui River in New Zealand for 120 years. At the time of filming, only three nuns remained - their legacy on the river is coming to an end. This is a complex world of powerful dualities; Maori and Christian spirituality, parties and prayers, pig hunting and perfume appreciation.
Monday 22 April available On Demand from 8.45pm.
Postcard from Afghanistan.
Comedian Mike King, veteran of the New Zealand stand up scene, ventures off the comedy circuit into the heart of war-torn Afghanistan. His mission to entertain the Kiwi troops stationed in the various regions.
Sunday 28 April available On Demand from 7.45pm.
Kawea Te Reo- Take our voices
Take Our Voices follow eight students from an extraordinary Maori immersion school as they finish their last year of high school and fundraise to go on their big overseas trip.
Sunday 5 May, available On Demand from 7.45pm