THE POWER OF EMOTION

 
 

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Beneath The Surface

New Zealand’s first Tongan swimming champion battles self-doubt and setbacks as she fights for a medal at the Commonwealth Games.

 

Dir: Gill Higgins | Prod: Vea Mafile’o, Sarah Stewart

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E Blacks

The E Blacks

A passionate video gamer leads his team on a turbulent battle to be the first New Zealanders to compete in E Sports in the Commonwealth Games.

 
Dir: Ashley Pitman | Prod: Rajneel Singh, Annamarie Connors

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Fast Eddie

Fast Eddie

In preparation for a seemingly unachievable cycle trip, a filmmaker and her father attempt to find the joy amongst the grief that his life threatening diagnosis brings.

 

Dir: Keely Meechan | Prod: Virginia Wickham

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He Ohaki - Imparting Words of Wisdom

He Ōhākī – Imparting Words of Wisdom

Centuries of Tūhoe wisdom are illuminated by Kararaina Rangihau, youngest daughter of John Rangihau, as a means of truly addressing the impact of institutional racism against Māori.

 

Dir: Kararaina Rangihau | Prod: Ruth Kaupua, Kelly Davis

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Shred - Bodybuilding

Shred

A teenage bodybuilder must take extreme measures to sculpt the perfect body as he pursues his ultimate goal of winning his first bodybuilding competition.

 

Dir: Harry Wynn | Prod: Lesley Hansen

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Testimony - Dawn Raids

Testimony

Forty-five years after his parents were wrongfully imprisoned for overstaying, a Tongan New Zealander finally admits the painful truth behind what really happened to his family during the Dawn Raids.

 

Dir: Alice Lolohea | Prod: Sandra Kailahi

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Mana over Meth

Mana Over Meth

Determined to break the cycle for her tamariki, one wāhine toa turns her troubled life of addiction and trauma around by rediscovering her wairua and reclaiming her mana.
 

Dir: Holly Beckham | Prod: Holly Beckham, Jason Crane

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Believing is seeing

Believing Is Seeing

A mysterious outbreak of tic disorders among young people leads Dr Robert Bartholomew to question whether social media is making us sick. 

 

Dir: Sophie Black | Prod: Nikhil Madhan

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