Larry Parr

Producer [Ngāti Raukawa, Muaūpoko]

Larry Parr, ONZM, has produced many classic New Zealand films, including Sleeping Dogs and Came a Hot Friday. After launching film and music company Mirage, he made his first foray into movie directing with A Soldier's Tale. After three years as Māori Television's Head of Programming, Parr became television manager then chief executive at Te Māngai Pāho, the organisation which funds Māori radio and TV.

Every film you make is different. Each one has different problems and personalities. It's like a family. Larry Parr

Interview

Larry Parr: From classic feature films to Māori broadcasting...

Interview, 2009

Through the Lens - The First 10 Years of Māori Television

2014, Subject - Television

Ngā Tamatoa: 40 Years On

2012, Subject - Television

50 Years of New Zealand Television: 7 - Taonga TV

2010, Subject - Television

The Life of Ian

2007, Subject - Television

Fat Freddy's Drop - Based on a True Story

2006, Executive Producer - Television

Fracture

2004, Writer, Director - Film

The Little Things

2004, First Assistant Director - Short Film

For Good

2003, As: Prison Guard, Associate Producer - Film

Kombi Nation

2003, Producer - Film

Fish Skin Suit

2000, Producer - Television

Hopeless

2000, Producer - Film

Magik and Rose

1999, Producer - Film

Saving Grace

1997, Producer - Film

Joyful and Triumphant

1993, Executive Producer - Television

E Tipu E Rea - Eel

1989, Producer - Television

E Tipu e Rea - Roimata

1989, Producer - Television

E Tipu E Rea - Te Moemoea (The Dream)

1989, Producer - Television

E Tipu E Rea - Thunderbox

1989, Producer - Television

E Tipu e Rea - Variations on a Theme

1989, Producer - Television

A Soldier's Tale

1988, Producer, Writer, Director - Film

Kaleidoscope - NZ Cinema, the Past Decade

1987, Subject - Television

Starlight Hotel

1987, Producer - Film

Bridge to Nowhere

1986, Producer, Story - Film

Pallet on the Floor

1986, Producer - Film

Kaleidoscope - 1986 Cannes Film Festival

1986, Subject - Television

Queen City Rocker

1986, Producer - Film

Kaleidoscope - Larry Parr

1985, Subject - Television

Shaker Run

1985, Producer - Film

Came a Hot Friday

1984, Producer - Film

Constance

1983, Producer - Film

Merry Christmas Mr Lawrence

1983, Associate Producer - Film

The Makutu on Mrs Jones

1983, Director, Writer, Producer - Short Film

One of those Blighters

1982, Producer - Television

Smash Palace

1981, Associate Producer - Film

Angel Mine

1978, Associate Producer - Film

Sleeping Dogs

1977, Associate Producer - Film