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.
Audiences who love documentaries and other factual content can now enjoy compelling New Zealand stories in more places than ever before.
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 model.
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.
New Zealand audiences can look forward to a host of insightful new factual programmes coming to television screens.
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