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Aho Shorts Pitch And Film Funding Announced For 2024

Saturday, 15 June 2024, 4:33 am | Nga Aho Whakaari

This year's Aho Shorts will see the organisation supporting five exceptional films, set to premiere at the prestigious Rotorua Indigenous Film Festival (RIFF) from November 15th to 17th, 2024. More >>

Mihingarangi Forbes Challenges For Māori News In Prime Time

Monday, 23 November 2020, 1:27 pm | Nga Aho Whakaari

The NZ television industry gathered last week to celebrate the sector’s collective achievements at the New Zealand Television Awards. Māori screen practitioners were nominated and won in many of the 40 categories. It was an extremely proud moment ... More >>

Hā Ki Roto - Free Hinengaro Health Workshops For Māori Screen Creatives

Tuesday, 17 November 2020, 2:55 pm | Nga Aho Whakaari

The global pandemic has created social and economic challenges for Māori creatives working in the screen industry. Ngā Aho Whakaari, the Māori in Screen Production guild, with support from NZ On Air, is offering free online Hinengaro Health workshops ... More >>

Ngā Aho Whakaari view on talk of public media service

Friday, 23 August 2019, 1:37 pm | Nga Aho Whakaari

The Māori screen industry is actively monitoring discussions on the future of public broadcasting. It has been suggested that Radio New Zealand and TV One will be merged to become a public broadcaster. There is also talk that Māori Television may be ... More >>

Three New TV Dramas Funded Under NZOA Rautaki Māori Strategy

Tuesday, 30 July 2019, 12:43 pm | Nga Aho Whakaari

Maori screen organisation Ngā Aho Whakaari is pleased to note that three major drama series funded under NZ On Air’s Rautaki Māori strategy will play on mainstream channels TVNZ and Three. More >>

Nga Aho Whakaari response to Maori Media Review report

Friday, 17 May 2019, 9:13 am | Nga Aho Whakaari

Māori screen organisation Ngā Aho Whakaari says Māori screen practitioners are having to wait until the end of the year for decisions to be made about the promised overhaul of the Māori Media sector in the review being conducted by Te Puni Kōkiri. More >>

Screen producers call for Equity from TPK Māori Media Sector

Friday, 29 March 2019, 10:17 am | Nga Aho Whakaari

Government need to equitably fund the Māori media sector says a hui held today at Tamatekapua meeting house in Rotorua. More >>

Ngā Aho Whakaari Hui presents $142k of Awards

Wednesday, 20 March 2019, 3:34 pm | Nga Aho Whakaari

Ngā Aho Whakaari Hui sees positive steps and presents $142k of Awards 20 March 2019 The annual conference, Hui-A-Tau, of the Māori screen organisation Ngā Aho Whakaari on Saturday March 16 resulted in these outcomes: More >>

NGĀ AHO WHAKAARI Annual Hui: Preparing for Rapid Changes

Thursday, 7 March 2019, 10:20 am | Nga Aho Whakaari

The annual conference, Hui-A-Tau, of the Māori screen industry organisation Ngā Aho Whakaari on March 16 comes at a time of great change for the makers of film, television and internet content. More >>

Māori Screen Creators’ Group Celebrates 20 Years

Monday, 19 September 2016, 10:22 am | Nga Aho Whakaari

The Māori screen production organisation, Ngā Aho Whakaari, celebrates 20 years of operation with a two-day hui and the inaugural Māori Screen Gala Ball & Awards. More >>

Ngā Aho Whakaari Questions TMP Handling of TVNZ Contract

Wednesday, 26 November 2014, 4:05 pm | Nga Aho Whakaari

Television New Zealand (TVNZ) recently announced that internal production of its iconic Māori programmes ‘Waka Huia’ and ‘Marae Investigates’ would cease and that it would outsource the production of these programmes for the duration of ... More >>

Assurances on Māori Programming

Monday, 10 November 2014, 3:28 pm | Nga Aho Whakaari

NAW held its biennial National Conference on Friday and Saturday November 7th conference brought together all facets of the industry for a two day hui and focused on many of the big issues that have surfaced in recent times. More >>

Up for Tender - $3 Million for Māori Programmes

Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 12:06 pm | Nga Aho Whakaari

"Ngā Aho Whakaari seeks a response from Te Māngai Pāho regarding proposed TVNZ plans to outsource Māori and Pacific programmes. More >>

Tvnz Cuts Commitment to Maori

Monday, 27 October 2014, 2:37 pm | Nga Aho Whakaari

The board of Ngā Aho Whakaari – Māori in Screen Production questions TVNZ’s decision to cut its own Māori & Pacific Department. More >>

Ngā Aho Whakaari Seeks Answers From MTS CEO

Tuesday, 9 September 2014, 10:32 am | Nga Aho Whakaari

In a meeting on Monday afternoon 8 September with Māori Television Chief Executive Paora Maxwell, Ngā Aho Whakaari Chairperson Kim Muriwai sought answers regarding the reports of programme cuts and widespread job losses at Māori Television. More >>

Independent Maori Group Supports bid for World Cup

Wednesday, 7 October 2009, 1:10 pm | Nga Aho Whakaari

Independent Maori Film and Television Group supports Maori Television’s bid for the Rugby World Cup. “The bid by Maori Television for the broadcast rights of the 2011 Rugby World Cup is a statement of Maori Television’s right to be an equal ... More >>

Nga Aho Whakaari, Maori in Film and TV Conference

Monday, 18 May 2009, 10:59 am | Nga Aho Whakaari

She was there on day 507 of the Bastion Pt occupation filming what would become the most significant New Zealand documentary of our age. That was the day protestors were forcibly removed by police and military forces. Twenty nine years later, Merata ... More >>

Standard for working with Māori in Film and TV

Thursday, 27 March 2008, 2:52 pm | Nga Aho Whakaari

This pioneering text explores the challenges and benefits of making film and television according to Maori ethical protocol. —Urutahi Koataata Māori : Working with Māori in Film & Television120 pp, $25.00). More >>

New Initiative For Maori Filmmakers

Tuesday, 20 November 2007, 10:17 am | Nga Aho Whakaari

Te Paepae Ataata, a New Zealand Film Commission initiative, will celebrate its signing in Auckland on Wednesday 21 November More >>

Funding Delays Cause Hardship For Mäori TV Makers

Thursday, 9 May 2002, 2:58 pm | Nga Aho Whakaari

The Prime Minister has been warned that the Mäori television service may not have programmes to transmit if programme makers are forced to the wall by continuing delays. More >>





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