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Newer storytellers lead the dramatic line-up for 2020

Friday, 6 December 2019, 10:00 am | NZ On Air

Three engrossing new series from talented newer storytellers are set to capture Aotearoa’s attention in 2020, after winning funding in NZ On Air’s final round of 2019. More >>

Vital support for investigative journalism and documentaries

Thursday, 5 December 2019, 11:59 am | NZ On Air

Hard-hitting investigative journalism, climate change, the story behind a high-profile commune, and indigenous art are in the line-up of NZ On Air-funded factual content to inform and engage audiences in 2020. More >>

New research shines a light on 30 years of change in culture

Wednesday, 6 November 2019, 4:04 pm | NZ On Air

NZ On Air has released new research that spotlights how New Zealanders view ourselves – our perceptions of our culture and identity, and our relationship with local media. More >>

NZ On Air says Haere Ra to its long-serving Chief Executive

Friday, 1 November 2019, 11:09 am | NZ On Air

The board and staff of NZ On Air acknowledge with regret the resignation of chief executive Jane Wrightson and congratulate her on her new position as the Retirement Commissioner. More >>

Additional funding helped NZ On Air deliver more in 2018/19

Thursday, 24 October 2019, 9:11 am | NZ On Air

Two one-off funding boosts last year for public media resulted in more than 50 new projects targeting under-served audiences. More >>

Aotearoa’s superdiversity celebrated in hours of new content

Tuesday, 1 October 2019, 9:51 am | NZ On Air

New Zealand’s superdiverse communities, stunning landscapes, history and modern issues feature in a stellar line up of new informative content coming to screens, with NZ On Air funding. More >>

$12 million investment in stimulating content for tamariki

Monday, 30 September 2019, 11:53 am | NZ On Air

NZ On Air’s latest $12 million investment in stimulating content for tamariki New Zealand tamariki have much to be excited about, with just under $12.5 million in funding confirmed for a raft of new screen and music content including a new daily ... More >>

More laugh therapy ordered for New Zealanders

Friday, 27 September 2019, 12:05 pm | NZ On Air

New Zealand audiences have plenty to laugh about, with a resurgence of comedy shows available on local screens. More >>

Telling our stories – unique NZ dramas headed for screens

Friday, 27 September 2019, 10:05 am | NZ On Air

A crime that divided the nation, the Tuhoe police raids, and a disabled woman’s struggle to be seen without a label are the subjects of three new dramas heading to local screens, after winning NZ On Air funding. More >>

Four projects selected for Scripted series drama development

Thursday, 12 September 2019, 10:02 am | NZ On Air

NZ On Air and the New Zealand Film Commission (NZFC) have announced further development funding of $80,000 each to four scripted series projects. More >>

Success in finding fresh Asian and Pasifika storytellers

Monday, 12 August 2019, 11:08 am | NZ On Air

NZ On Air is backing three exciting new projects that break fresh ground in content for NZ audiences, and will propel careers. More >>

Encore Screenings for local rugby docudrama 'By the Balls'

Friday, 2 August 2019, 9:27 am | NZ On Air

By popular demand, local rugby feature By the Balls has confirmed two New Zealand International Film Festival encore screenings at the Academy Theatre in Auckland on Thursday August 8th at 4pm and 8.15pm. More >>

Many more of our authentic NZ stories to be revealed

Monday, 22 July 2019, 2:31 pm | NZ On Air

Important New Zealand stories revealing many different perspectives will be told with the latest funding from NZ On Air for factual content. More >>

Homegrown drama and comedy on a winning streak

Friday, 19 July 2019, 12:28 pm | NZ On Air

New Zealand drama and comedy writers and creators have cause to celebrate – with exciting new projects supported in NZ On Air’s latest funding round, and some real hits in the past year. More >>

NZ On Air celebrates 30 years

Wednesday, 17 July 2019, 8:42 am | NZ On Air

Well known artists got together for a highlight of the evening New Zealand’s public media funding agency NZ On Air is celebrating 30 years of supporting content that allows us to see and hear ourselves in media – New Zealand’s stories, in our ... More >>

NZ On Air reports improvement in diversity of key creatives

Friday, 28 June 2019, 9:40 am | NZ On Air

NZ On Air’s fourth Diversity Report shows a more diverse mix of content creators in key screen production roles, but there is still under-representation of Asian screen creatives, and women in music. More >>

NZ On Air and RNZ launch new Local Democracy Reporting

Monday, 27 May 2019, 10:08 am | NZ On Air

NZ On Air and RNZ launch new Local Democracy Reporting service with NPA More >>

Research reflects difficult of making a living as a creative

Monday, 20 May 2019, 3:12 pm | NZ On Air

Research reflects significant challenges of making a living as a creative professional in Aotearoa More >>

Development Funding Announced for Ten Drama Series from NZ

Friday, 17 May 2019, 10:18 am | NZ On Air

New Zealand funding agencies, NZ On Air and the New Zealand Film Commission have partnered on the development of ten series ideas with international and domestic appeal. More >>

Five stories of voyage navigate our past

Tuesday, 14 May 2019, 10:24 am | NZ On Air

Five thought-provoking new projects exploring stories of voyage are among the latest Factual projects to win NZ On Air funding. More >>

 

 

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