Michael Noonan

Writer

Michael Noonan is a legend in New Zealand scriptwriting, and not just because he was amongst the first to prove you could actually make a living at it. Creator of landmark New Zealand shows The Governor and Close to Home, Noonan's work has often explored ideas of power and social injustice.

We shouldn’t allow ourselves to be overwhelmed by foreign rubbish. Michael Noonan

Interview

Michael Noonan: Pioneering scriptwriter...

Interview, 2009

50 Years of New Zealand Television: 5 - Telling Stories

2010, Subject - Television

Homeward Bound - First Episode

1992, Writer - Television

Shortland Street

1996, Writer - Television

Homeward Bound

1992, Writer - Television

Inside Straight

1984, As: Charlie - Television

Close to Home - Final Episode

1983, Writer - Television

The Garlick Thrust

1983, As: Bert - Television

Loose Enz - Graham's Mum and the Goulden Tour

1982, Writer - Television

Mortimer's Patch

1980 - 1984, Writer - Television

The Governor

1977, Creator - Television

The Governor - He Iwi Ko Tahi Tatou (Episode Four)

1977, Creator - Television

The Governor - The Lame Seagull (Episode Five)

1977, Based on stories by - Television

The Governor - The Reverend Traitor (Episode One)

1977, Creator - Television

Three New Zealanders: Ngaio Marsh

1977, Interviewer - Television

Close to Home - First Episode

1975, Writer - Television

Three New Zealanders

1975, Interviewer - Television

Close to Home

1975 - 1983, Writer, Creator - Television

Three New Zealanders: Janet Frame

1975, Interviewer - Television

The Games Affair

1974, Writer - Television

The Games Affair - The Porcelain Runner (Episode Two)

1974, Writer - Television

The Longest Winter - Early Days

1974, Writer, Actor - Television

The Games Affair - A Question of Possibility (Episode One)

1974, Writer - Television

The Longest Winter

1974, Writer - Television

Richard John Seddon - Premier

1973, Writer - Television

Section 7 - All the Nice Girls (Episode Two)

1972, Story Editor, Writer - Television

An Awful Silence

1972, Script Editor - Television

Section 7

1972, Writer, Story Editor - Television

Pukemanu

1971 - 1972, Writer, Script Editor - Television

Pukemanu - Pukemanu Welcomes You

1971, Script editor - Television