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Sam Hunt

This Spotlight collection celebrates poet, raconteur and all-round New Zealand living legend Sam ...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 7 Items

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Favourite NZ TV Couples

This NZ On Screen collection shines the Spotlight on classic Kiwi TV couples: Cheryl and Wolf, Li...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 7 Items

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David Blyth Unleashed

Director David Blyth has turned Bruno Lawrence green, made vampires fly and exposed the dark unde...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 6 Items

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Fishing

With more than 15,000 kilometres of coastline and nowhere in Aotearoa further than 130 kilometres...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 13 Items

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Frank Sargeson: Cottage Industry

Celebrate the work of one of New Zealand's most renowned literary masters, Frank Sargeson, via th...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 3 Items

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NZ On Air turns 25

Broadcasting funding agency NZ On Air celebrated its 25th year of existence in 2015. Established ...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 5 Items

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Celebrating The Exponents

In November 2015 The Exponents received the Herald Legacy Award, for 'notable and celebrated Kiwi...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 9 Items

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Celebrating Bic

In mid-November 2016, Bic Runga became the youngest inductee into the NZ Music Hall of Fame — she...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 13 Items

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When NZ Made World News

In late 2012, an unusual world first got overseas media looking in Aotearoa's direction: Campbell...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 8 Items

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Bruce Springsteen - Undercover Boss

This Spotlight collection features a trio of Springsteen song covers on NZ On Screen: Head Like a...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 3 Items

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Beauty Queens

This Spotlight collection offers high stakes drama, beautiful women in beautiful gowns, and the o...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 6 Items

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George Lowe - Everest Enabler

Hastings-born George Lowe was instrumental in setting up the final Everest camp 300 metres below ...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 5 Items

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14 Kiwi Love Songs for 14 February

To mark Valentine's Day, NZ On Screen Content Director Irene Gardiner has selected 14 Kiwi love s...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 14 Items

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The Songs of Westside

The first season of Westside continued a grand tradition, one that began on parent show Outrageou...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 27 Items

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James Griffin - Top Five

Screenwriter James Griffin (Sione’s Wedding, co-creator of Outrageous Fortune,) is especially wel...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 5 Items

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Classic TV Catchphrases

Keep cool till after school.  Jeez Wayne. Nice one Stu.  The money or the bag? You're not in Guat...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 8 Items

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Music Stars on Stage Downunder

This Spotlight collection offers up an array of overseas acts filmed performing in NZ from a time...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 8 Items

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Vintage Food Shows

Without food life would not only be boring, but impossible. Television networks obviously agree: ...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 5 Items

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Celebrating Dave McArtney

Singer, songwriter and guitarist Dave McArtney achieved fame with Kiwi music legends Hello Sailor...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 12 Items

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Cover Songs

The Beatles, Hendrix, The White Stripes, Cat Power, Aretha ... popular music is strewn with acts ...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 16 Items

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Happy Queen's Birthday

Queen’s Birthday is celebrated in New Zealand each year on the first Monday in June. This Spotlig...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 14 Items

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Kiwi Quiz Shows

The facts have been checked and verified: classic quiz show Mastermind will return to Kiwi televi...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 12 Items

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Any Day of the Week

From 'Monday Monday' to 'Ruby Tuesday' to all those songs extolling the excitement of Saturday ni...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 8 Items

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The Māori Strum

The ‘boom-chucka-boom-chucka’ “Māori strum” turned a British song – Ten Guitars – into an unoffic...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 9 Items