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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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The Many Faces of Taika Waititi

The latest movie from Taika Waititi conquered Kiwi cinemas after winning the first of many enthus...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 16 Items

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The Springbok Tour - 35 Years On

Tuesday 19 July marks the 35th anniversary of the Springboks' arrival in New Zealand for the 1981...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 10 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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Te Reo Music on the Airwaves

In 1991 Moana and the Moahunters mixed house beats with a lyrical plea for the importance of pres...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 7 Items

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Kiwi Documentaries at the 2015 Film Festival

The Kiwi titles in 2015’s NZ International Film Festival leaned heavily towards documentary. This...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 6 Items

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Classic Kiwi Music Festivals

This Spotlight collection offers the chance to sample music festival options from years gone by, ...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 5 Items

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Bogan's Heroes

In the UK they’re ‘chavs’, in the US they’re ‘white trash’, but downunder the species is called ‘...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 14 Items

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Jon Gadsby - Gone, but not Forgotten

Jon Gadsby passed away on 12 December 2015, aged 62. Gadsby and friend David McPhail were at the ...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 11 Items

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Before They Were Politicians

Dirty tricks, changing allegiances, a big public vote to see who stays ... it all sounds like a r...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 12 Items

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Classic NZ Name Songs

Names are part of the bedrock of history; they also make up a highly hummable thread in the story...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 15 Items

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Ray Columbus - The Modernist

Ray Columbus began hosting television shows at the tender age of 19. After Columbus and the Invad...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 9 Items

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Chic Littlewood

This Spotlight collection celebrates the screen work of versatile entertainer Chic Littlewood. Bo...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 5 Items

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A Winter Spotlight - Six Fires and a Heater

This winter Spotlight collection of all the titles on NZ On Screen with the word 'fire' in them (...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 7 Items

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Television Puppets

Online parody show Like Mike has added a new member to New Zealand's prestigious puppet alumni — ...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 10 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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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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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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Sculpture

Sculpture is arguably more present in people’s day-to-day lives than many other art forms. It is ...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 12 Items

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Going with the Fro

Once upon a time in the 70s, the afro was the haircut of choice amongst truly groovy broadcasters...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 6 Items

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Len Lye - Motion Maestro

This Spotlight collection celebrates the work of legendary New Zealand kinetic artist Len Lye. Fo...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 4 Items

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Remembering Ramai

A pioneer of New Zealand cinema, Ramai Hayward is credited as this country’s first Māori filmmake...

Curated by the NZ On Screen team . 3 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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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