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Kiwis at War

Television, 2006

Kiwis at War unveils "tales of New Zealand spies, escape artists, survivors and heroes from WWll". Mixing interviews and dramatic recreations, the half-hour show profiles people both legendary and lesser known. The seven episodes feature spy Nancy Wake, prison camp escapee Allan Yeoman, fighter pilot Jim Sheddan, highly decorated officers Charles Upham and Eric Batchelor, and pilots and prisoners of war Jack Rae and Geoff Rothwell. Kiwis at War was made by Wellington production company Gibson Group.