Doco on Tokelau's response to climate change up for award

Posted Wednesday 30 Sep 2020

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It's great to see that Kelly Moneymaker's short documentary Vaka, made the final selection at the Krakow Green Film Festival in Poland, and has been nominated for Best Short Documentary at the Kuala Lumpur Eco Film Festival (KLEFF).

Made by Massey University Media Production students,Vaka shows people from the remote Pacific community of Tokelau doing everything they can to proactively respond to climate change, weaving together customary wisdom and modern techniques.

Kelly also says the main team consisted of her and two women producers - that's what we like to hear!

Click here to watch Vaka


Click here to hear the RNZ interview

Image/Massey University

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The Brokenwood Mysteries moves to TVNZ

Posted Wednesday 30 Sep 2020

South Pacific Pictures' much-loved series The Brokenwood Mysteries has found a new home on TVNZ. The show formerly aired on Prime Television. The seventh series will see six (two hour) episodes produced for broadcast in 2021. The Brokenwood Mysteries currently screens on 21 channels in 17 countries.

Funding for this series has been secured through international partners Acorn TV and All3 Media and locally through TVNZ and the NZ Screen Production grant.