Geoff Steven

Director, Writer

Geoff Steven's career spans documentary, experimental film and photography. In 1978, he directed acclaimed feature Skin Deep, the first major investment by the newly established NZ Film Commission. Steven followed it with Strata and a long run of documentaries, before time as a TV executive at both TV3 and TVNZ. He now heads the Our Place World Heritage Project. 

No more castor oil documentaries! Geoff's motto during his reign at TVNZ

Interview

Geoff Steven: From feature filmmaking to network commissioning...

Interview, 2008

50 Years of New Zealand Television: 1 - From One Channel to One Hundred

2010, Subject - Television

Pansy

2001, Executive Producer - Television

Celebrity Treasure Island - First Episode

2001, Executive Producer - Television

Weddings - Happily ever after?

2001, Network Executive - Television

Jafas

2000, Executive Producer - Television

Mum, Dad and Michela

2000, Executive Producer - Television

Pulp Comedy - Series Five, Episode Three (Rhys Darby, Mike Loder & Justine Smith)

2000, Network Executive - Television

Who Was Here Before Us?

2000, Network Executive - Television

Destination Disaster: The Sinking of the Mikhail Lermontov

2000, Executive Producer - Television

God, Sreenu and Me

2000, Executive Producer - Television

Going Going Gone - First Episode

2000, Network Executive - Television

My Kainga My Castle

2000, Executive Producer - Television

Our People Our Century - A Piece of Land

2000, Executive Producer - Television

Our People Our Century - Being Kiwi

2000, Executive Producer, Executive Producer - Television

Our People Our Century - Cradle to Grave

2000, Executive Producer - Television

Our People Our Century - Families at War

2000, Executive Producer - Television

Our People Our Century - Winning and Losing

2000, Executive Producer - Television

The Life and Times of Te Tutu - 1, First Episode

2000, Network Executive - Television

The Life and Times of Te Tutu - 2 (Series One, Episode Two)

2000, Network Executive - Television

The Life and Times of Te Tutu - 3 (Series One, Episode Three)

2000, Network Executive - Television

The Life and Times of Te Tutu - 4 (Series One, Episode Four)

2000, Network Executive - Television

The Life and Times of Te Tutu - 5 (Series One, Episode Five)

2000, Network Executive - Television

The Life and Times of Te Tutu - 6 (Series One, Episode Six)

2000, Network Executive - Television

The Life and Times of Te Tutu - 7 (Series One, Episode Seven)

2000, Network Executive - Television

The Mole - First Episode

2000, Network Executive - Television

The Real New Zealand

2000, Executive Producer - Television

Old Money - Hudson, Sargood, Hallenstein, Hannah, Shacklock

1999, Executive Producer - Television

Old Money - Nathan, Myers, Wilson, Horton, Winstone

1999, Executive Producer - Television

Tale of the Fish

1999, Executive Producer - Television

The Family

1999, Executive Producer - Television

Location Location Location - First Episode

1999, Executive Producer - Television

Location Location Location - Series One, Episode Two

1999, Executive Producer - Television

Blokes 'n' Sheds

1999, Executive Producer - Television

Crump

1999, Executive Producer - Television

Getting to Our Place

1999, Executive Producer - Television

McDonald's Young Entertainers - 1999 Grand Final

1999, Network Executive - Television

Popstars - First Episode

1999, Network Executive - Television

Sweet As

1999, Network Executive - Television

The Irish Connection

1999, Network Executive - Television

The London Connection

1999, Network Executive - Television

Motormania - Episode One

1998, Network Executive - Television

Motormania - Episode Two

1998, Network Executive - Television

Private Lives of Little People

1998, Network Executive - Television

Flatmates - 1, First Episode

1997, Executive Producer - Television

Flatmates - 2, Episode Two

1997, Executive Producer - Television

Flatmates - 3, Episode Three

1997, Executive Producer - Television

Flatmates - 4, Episode Four

1997, Executive Producer - Television

Flatmates - 5, Episode Five

1997, Executive Producer - Television

Hillary: A View from the Top - The Early Years

1997, Network Executive - Television

Back From the Dead - The Saga of the Rose Noelle

1996, Executive Producer - Television

The Semisis - First Episode

1996, Network Executive - Television

Melody Rules - Going, Going ... Goner (First Episode)

1995, Executive Producer - Television

All about Eve

1994, Executive Producer - Television

Britten - Backyard Visionary

1994, Executive Producer - Television

Wahine - The Untold Story

1993, Network Executive - Television

Over Here

1992, Director of Re-enactments - Television

Cowboys of Culture

1990, Executive Producer, Presenter, Director - Television

Lew Pryme - Welcome to my World

1990, Executive Producer - Television

Carmen

1989, Director, Producer - Television

Haka - A Musical and a History

1988, Director - Short Film

American Pie - 2, Episode Two

1988, Director, Producer - Television

American Pie - 3, Episode Three

1988, Director, Producer, Research - Television

American Pie - 4 , Episode Four

1988, Director, Producer, Researcher - Television

American Pie - 5, Episode Five

1988, Research, Producer, Director - Television

American Pie - 6, Episode Six

1988, Director, Research, Producer - Television

American Pie - 1, First Episode

1988, Director, Producer - Television

A Portrait of Katherine Mansfield

1986, Associate Writer - Television

Cold Feet Gold Sheep

1986, Producer, Director - Television

Nola - Our Own New Zealand Girl

1985, Camera, Associate Producer - Television

Adventures in Māoriland - Alexander Markey and the Making of Hei Tiki

1985, Director, Writer - Television

Signatures of the Soul - Tattooing Today

1984, Director, Writer, Producer - Television

Strata

1983, Director, Writer - Film

Kaleidoscope - Edward Bullmore

1982, Director - Television

Contact - Writing on the Wall

1981, Writer, Director - Television

Centrepoint: A Spiritual Growth Community

1980, Director, Writer - Television

Gung Ho - Rewi Alley of China

1980, Writer, Director - Film

Skin Pics

1980, Director - Television

The Humble Force

1980, Writer, Director - Television

Off the Edge

1977, Camera Operator - Film

Te Matakite o Aotearoa - The Māori Land March

1975, Editor, Writer, Director - Television

Survey

1970 - 1972, Director - Television