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Rotorua Lookabout

Short Film (Full Length) – 1969

As for the present, the ancestral meeting house trembles under the impact of a modified traditional song.
– Narrator Inia Te Wiata on a jazzed up performance of the classic song, 'Me He Manu Rere'
Heavenly for hangovers...
– A description of Ward baths
Other than the gushing of geysers and gurgling mud pools, the dominant sound today is the recurrent clatter of log trucks, distributing the wealth of world’s largest hand-planted pine forest.
– From the narration
Apart from ceremonial occasions, native costume is rarely seen except as an entertainment for tourists.
– From the narration