Producer and production manager Mia Henry-Teirney strives to bring unique Māori stories to the screen. She has worked on such shows as Kiwi comedy Good Grief and fantasy series The New Legends of Monkey, and supported many Robin Scholes productions through her mentorship with the respected producer, including 2016 feature Mahana. Henry-Tierney's producing credits include short films My Brother Mitchell and Loading Docs - Mana Wahine, and award-winning web series Baby Mama's Club. In 2022 she co-produced We Are Still Here, an anthology film that tells eight, indigenous stories from Australia, Aotearoa and the Pacific.
Enjoying the journey with your team is just as important as the end product, and will often enrich the stories on screen. Mia Henry-Tierney, in an interview with website Viva, 3 July 2021