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Collaboration Between Filmmakers And Scientists Leads To Discovery Of New Fish At a Remote NZ Island

Thursday, 27 February 2020, 2:26 pm | NHNZ

In 2015, factual television producers NHNZ and scientists from Massey University Auckland, Auckland Museum, and University of Waikato worked together to get a film crew and scientific researchers to Rangitāhua-The Kermadec Islands. The Kermadec ... More >>

Dunedin-based filmmaking company NHNZ wins awards

Friday, 17 January 2020, 2:22 pm | NHNZ

The awards, which celebrate excellence in programming, production and performance are Asia’s most significant television industry event and were held on January 10, 2020 at the Resorts World Manila in the Philippines. More >>

New NHNZ series Wildlife Rescue coming in 2019

Tuesday, 18 December 2018, 3:44 pm | NHNZ

A new NHNZ series called Wildlife Rescue was officially confirmed for production in 2019 when it received funding from New Zealand On Air, announced on 10 December 2018. The 5 x 45-minute factual programme will air on Choice TV. More >>

NHNZ’s Big Pacific comes home to Prime

Friday, 23 November 2018, 6:46 pm | NHNZ

NHNZ’s latest and greatest blue-chip series, Big Pacific , will air in New Zealand on Prime beginning this Sunday 25 November at 7.30pm. Filmed in cinematic 4K , Big Pacific breaks the boundaries between land and sea to present the Pacific Ocean in ... More >>

Natural History Docu-Soap, Orangutan Jungle School

Monday, 2 April 2018, 2:49 pm | NHNZ

NHNZ Announces Production of 4K Natural History Docu-Soap, Orangutan Jungle School , Commissioned for Love Nature More >>

NHNZ reaches 40th anniversary

Tuesday, 21 November 2017, 5:15 pm | NHNZ

NHNZ has grown from humble beginnings into an international production company that creates more than 100 hours of television each year. Its productions are seen by millions of viewers in over 180 countries around the world. NHNZ has received more ... More >>

NHNZ Acquired by Blue Ant Media

Wednesday, 24 May 2017, 4:53 pm | NHNZ

David Haslingden, CEO of RACAT Group, the parent company of NHNZ, announced today that RACAT’s media holdings have been acquired by international media company Blue Ant Media . Included in the purchase are production houses NHNZ (formerly Natural ... More >>

New Zealand-produced ZooMoo partnering with Lightbox

Wednesday, 26 August 2015, 4:02 pm | NHNZ

Locally produced children’s television channel ZooMoo has found a home in New Zealand on NZ online TV service Lightbox. More >>

Our Big Blue Backyard Season 2 now in production!

Monday, 6 July 2015, 3:19 pm | NHNZ

Our Big Blue Backyard Season 2 now in production! NHNZ’s second round of blue-chip wildlife series Our Big Blue Backyard swings into production this month, promising even more awe-inspiring moments from New Zealand’s extraordinary marine environments. More >>

China Business Awards Recognise NHNZ’s Contribution

Friday, 15 May 2015, 10:49 am | NHNZ

NHNZ’s win at the New Zealand China Trade Association Business Awards last week in Auckland was a thrill for the company, which has been working on television production in China for over 15 years. More >>

2D-to-3D Conversion Software Success for ETRI and NHNZ

Monday, 2 March 2015, 5:47 pm | NHNZ

Global production house NHNZ is now offering highly cost-effective 3D content after completing a 3-year-long collaboration with Korean tech giant ETRI to create new 2D-to-3D conversion software. More >>

NHNZ returns to local seas for Blue-Chip Ocean Series

Tuesday, 21 October 2014, 4:32 pm | NHNZ

In a first for New Zealand television, the stories of our local marine creatures are profiled in an NHNZ produced six part blue-chip series, Our Big Blue Backyard, premiering next week on TV1. Our Big Blue Backyard presents an intimate portrayal ... More >>

NHNZ Launches New Enterprises Division

Wednesday, 3 September 2014, 2:09 pm | NHNZ

Last month saw NHNZ launch NHNZ Enterprises – a new corporate division that will bring NHNZ’s in-house expertise to private businesses. More >>

Dunedin-based NHNZ Launches Series 2 of Life Force

Friday, 18 July 2014, 11:38 am | NHNZ

Production house NHNZ launched the global premiere of its latest production, Life Force 2, this month. The second season of the multi-award winning series Life Force premiered on the Science Channel in the USA on Monday 7 July. More >>

Wild About New Zealand TV series on environment premieres

Friday, 30 August 2013, 11:00 am | NHNZ

Production house NHNZ’s latest series Wild About New Zealand™ goes to air on TV One next Tuesday, 3rd of September at 8:30pm. A six-part series Wild About New Zealand™ takes in all the beauty and idiosyncrasies of nine of New Zealand’s ... More >>

NHNZ and Our Big Blue Backyard need your help!

Wednesday, 8 May 2013, 11:40 am | NHNZ

Have you seen the orca? NHNZ, New Zealand’s premiere documentary production house, is currently producing Our Big Blue Backyard , a six-part series for TVNZ that will show the amazing underwater world that’s right on New Zealand’s doorstep. NHNZ ... More >>

Haslingden’s new trio wins big at New York Festival

Wednesday, 10 April 2013, 4:53 pm | NHNZ

David Haslingden’s new stable of production houses—NHNZ, Beach House Pictures and Northern Pictures—got plenty of booty at the New York Festivals Television and Film Awards this year, gaining four gold, and two silver awards. More >>

NHNZ dives under NZ’s Oceans For Blue Chip TVNZ series

Wednesday, 23 January 2013, 11:09 am | NHNZ

TVNZ has commissioned NHNZ to produce a six-part series on New Zealand’s oceans and the creatures that swim in them. More >>

Monster croc doco reveals a classic fable

Wednesday, 16 January 2013, 2:12 pm | NHNZ

NHNZ’s Monster Croc Hunt (WT Croczilla) a documentary produced for National Geographic Channels International, premieres around the globe this month (January 2013) on Nat Geo Wild. More >>

NHNZ celebrates 100 hours of hit show I Survived…

Tuesday, 13 November 2012, 12:30 pm | NHNZ

Media release 13 November 2012 NHNZ celebrates 100 hours of hit show I Survived… This month Dunedin production house NHNZ delivers its hundredth hour of the hit show I Survived…for A&E’s Bio Channel in the US. The series, which started six ... More >>