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A deserved nod for behind-the-scenes heroes of local TV

Wednesday, 8 November 2017, 8:08 pm | NZ On Air

A deserved nod for behind-the-scenes heroes of local television NZ On Air congratulates the winners of tonight’s NZ Television Craft Awards for the top quality behind-the-scenes work that has created two masterful pieces of television. More >>

NZ On Air Funded Factual Content to Reach New Audiences

Monday, 2 October 2017, 11:12 am | NZ On Air

NZ On Air funded factual content to reach new audiences on new platforms A wider than ever range of factual content for diverse audiences has been supported in the latest NZ On Air funding decisions. More >>

Exciting new local content for primary aged children

Friday, 29 September 2017, 9:53 am | NZ On Air

Exciting new local content for primary aged children NZ On Air has invested in a swathe of new local content for primary aged children; most of it will be found on a new online home for children’s content*, a collaboration between NZ On Air and ... More >>

NZ and Canada renew digital media coproduction incentive

Tuesday, 12 September 2017, 9:25 am | NZ On Air

New Zealand and Canada renew digital media coproduction incentive NZ On Air and the Canada Media Fund (CMF) have announced the renewal of their partnership, now in its fourth year, to encourage the coproduction of digital media content between ... More >>

Local storytellers receive a boost to put more on screen

Monday, 24 July 2017, 10:55 am | NZ On Air

Drama and comedy with strong local flavours have received $15.5 million in support from NZ On Air in the first application round of the new NZ Media Fund. More >>

Local factual screen content is in more places than ever

Friday, 21 July 2017, 1:35 pm | NZ On Air

It’s a fact: local factual screen content is in more places than ever before Audiences who love documentaries and other factual content can now enjoy compelling New Zealand stories in more places than ever before. More >>

NZ On Air and TVNZ to bring it home for kiwi kids

Friday, 2 June 2017, 11:14 am | NZ On Air

An innovative collaboration between NZ On Air and TVNZ will deliver an engaging locally curated online home for children’s video and interactive content. More >>

More uniquely NZ stories for local audiences

Friday, 12 May 2017, 3:44 pm | NZ On Air

More uniquely NZ stories for local audiences to extend diversity on screens Arts, architecture, psychology, kaupapa māori and rural comedy are among new stories for local screen investments from NZ On Air ahead of a radical revamp of the funding ... More >>

Local TV content steady

Friday, 21 April 2017, 12:07 pm | NZ On Air

New Zealanders enjoyed slightly more new local television content last year but less local content in prime time. More >>

NZ On Air confirms new platform neutral funding strategy

Monday, 19 December 2016, 4:02 pm | NZ On Air

19 December 2016 NZ On Air confirms new platform neutral funding strategy NZ On Air will adopt a new single strategy and single media fund from July 1 2017, after receiving overwhelming support for the new approach from stakeholders. More >>

New stories on screen for audiences of all ages and interest

Tuesday, 13 December 2016, 10:11 am | NZ On Air

New stories on screen for audiences of all ages and interests A new children’s drama series, a family feature film, and a returning favourite series are set to bring more diverse stories to local TV screens. More >>

Women dominate creative roles in newly funded webseries

Friday, 9 December 2016, 1:05 pm | NZ On Air

Women dominate creative roles in newly funded webseries Women are strongly represented in key roles in NZ On Air’s latest funded webseries. More >>

New challenging, thoughtful, and cultural TV programmes

Friday, 9 December 2016, 12:47 pm | NZ On Air

New challenging, thoughtful, and cultural TV programmes approved for diverse audiences New Zealand audiences can look forward to a host of insightful new factual programmes coming to television screens. More >>

NZ On Air steers a calm course against tide of international

Wednesday, 30 November 2016, 1:08 pm | NZ On Air

Against a backdrop of rapid media change and a flood of international content NZ On Air’s report to Parliament on its achievements in the 2015/16 year shows ongoing commitment to getting local content to New Zealand audiences. More >>

Our diverse communities celebrated on screen

Tuesday, 4 October 2016, 1:00 pm | NZ On Air

Our diverse communities celebrated on screen NZ On Air has committed $9.35m in funding in its latest decisions for special interest television programmes, many of them offering insights to and appreciation of our multi-ethnic culture. More >>

Four new web series spring from Skip Ahead initiative

Tuesday, 4 October 2016, 11:57 am | NZ On Air

Media Release 4 October 2016 Four new web series will be created from a joint initiative between NZ On Air and Google. More >>

New children’s TV and online content

Monday, 3 October 2016, 12:45 pm | NZ On Air

New children’s TV and online content for the very young through to teens Pre-schoolers will have a gorgeous new animated series to look forward to next year on TV3. More >>

More comedy comes out of the shadows

Friday, 30 September 2016, 10:19 am | NZ On Air

Two new comedy series will bring more uniquely kiwi laughs to TV screens in 2017. More >>

Exciting new opportunity for aspiring webseries creators

Thursday, 29 September 2016, 3:18 pm | NZ On Air

Exciting new opportunity for aspiring webseries creators NZ On Air is delighted to be supporting a new initiative from TVNZ to find the next hit webseries. More >>

NZ On Air responds to changing audiences with change

Friday, 23 September 2016, 10:00 am | NZ On Air

NZ On Air is moving to a single funding strategy for all content investments, in order to remain flexible and relevant in a fast-changing, converging media environment. More >>

 

 

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