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The Heart of the Matter

A richly archived documentary that explores the legacy of Gordon Tovey and the post-war education programmes that put Māori arts into the New Zealand classroom. E te tohunga whakairo i ngā mahi Toi o te ao o ngā mātua tipuna. E te uri kāwai rangtira o Te Whanau ā Apanui. E te uri o te waka o Mataatua, kua hinga koe, kua takoto te ika takoto a Tiki. Cliff Whiting, hāere atu ki te ngia o te mātoru ki te pō. Māringi noa ngā roimata, ka pūmau te aroha mōu mo ake tonu atu.

Maui's Hook

PG, (AO) On Demand video only available in New Zealand. Made with the support of NZ On Air. Paora Joseph meets five whānau whom have lost a family member to suicide. Together they work with the concepts of tika, pono and aroha to confront their trauma before joining the hīkoi. On Demand video only available in New Zealand.

Waseskun

At the Waseskun Healing Center, men with troubled and violent pasts follow a treatment plan based on Indigenous philosophy.

Merata

M, Pioneering Māori filmmaker and international champion of women in indigenous film, Merata Mita is celebrated by her youngest son, archivist Heperi Mita, collaborating with his siblings to d