NZ On Air / Te Māngai Pāho co-fund
27 April 2022
National Treasures 2, 4 x 44 mins, Pango Productions for TVNZ 1 and TVNZ OnDemand, up to $1,218,856. National Treasures 2 will discover more stories from New Zealand’s collective history through objects, keepsakes and taonga from the past 100 years.
Get The Name Right, 6 x 22 mins, Pango Productions for ThreeNow and Three, up to $693,374. This series follows comedian Joe Daymond as he travels across the motu, illuminating the good, the bad and the ugly behind place names in Aotearoa, and settling a few debates along the way.
Hua Parakore, 8 x 26 mins, Storybox for Māori Television, up to $614,594. This documentary will visit whānau on the whenua to learn about how and why our current industrialised food system is broken, and the role Māori food and soil sovereignty has in creating meaningful solutions to the climate crisis.
Casketeers 6, 8 x 23 mins, Great Southern Television for TVNZ 1, up to $598,903. The trials and tribulations of Aotearoa’s most beloved funeral directors will be documented in season six of Casketeers.
1.5 Degrees – A Global Warning, 8 x 25 mins, Faultline Films for Māori Television, up to $588,276. This series highlights the diverse ways rangatahi are challenging power relationships and political interests to promote climate-resilient futures.
Auraki, 8 x 26 mins, Black Iris for Māori Television, up to $587,122. Auraki will tell the intimate stories of people connecting with their Māori whakapapa and whenua.
Impossible: Stan Walker, 1 x 44 mins, Kura Productions for TVNZ 2 and TVNZ OnDemand, up to $367,746. A one-off special that will see acclaimed artist Stan Walker weave kōrero and waiata in front of a small live studio audience, as he reflects on pivotal moments in his life in honour and celebration of Matariki.
Kia ora, Good Evening, 1 x 44 mins, Great Southern Television for Three, up to $231,879. A one-off documentary that will capture newsreader Mike McRoberts’ journey to reclaim what was lost to his whānau a generation ago: te reo Māori.
Haka Life Te Matatini 2023, 10 x 10 mins, Mako Media for (platform TBC), up to $408,218. An observational web series that will take a behind scenes look at the trials, tribulations, and triumphs of the defending Te Matatini champions, Ngā Tūmanako as they go for back-to-back wins at the 2023 event.
No Limits, 6 x 10 mins, Fire Fire for RNZ platforms and Fire Fire’s social media platform FlameNZ, up to $195,000. This high-octane adventure sports series will delve into the psyche of fearless Māori athletes who just want to do one thing – go fast.
Imposter, 5 x 10 mins, Fire Fire for RNZ platforms and Fire Fire’s social media platform FlameNZ, up to $175,000. A mini-documentary series examining how Māori artists deal with imposter syndrome.
The All Goods Race, 8 x 10 mins, Westpark for RNZ TAHI, up to $151,936. Aotearoa social media stars Torrell Tafa and Terewai Kopua face off in a race across the North Island where each is only allowed to rely on the kindness of their fellow Kiwis to get to the other side.
***The above funding figures are the total committed - split 50/50 between Te Māngai Pāho and NZ On Air.
Taskmaster NZ 3, 10 x 44 mins, Kevin & Co for TVNZ 2, up to $886,574.
Fresh Fairytales (additional), 5 x 12 mins, Tikilounge Productions for HEIHEI, up to $31,225
Kāinga (additional), 1 x 80, Brown Sugar Apple Grunt Productions for RNZ, up to $177,450
95BFM 2021/22, Campus Radio BFM, up to $10,652
RDU98.5FM 2021/22, RDU 98.5FM, up to $9,055
New Music Development - up to $6,000
Allister Meffan (AJM)
Chris and Sarena Close
Chris Chetland and Rei
Jack Laven (33 Below)
Jazmine Mary Music
Tim Heeringa (Wulfie)
New Music Pasifika
Ezra Phoenix, Solomon Esera, up to $1,740
New Music Project
Deceptikonz, Nicnak Media, up to $8,000
Dallas Tamaira, Sunday Toast, up to $30,000
Georgia Lines, Commotion, up to $40,000
Harper Finn, Warner Music New Zealand, up to $30,000
Kiki Rockwell, Universal Music New Zealand, up to $40,000
Muroki, CRS Music Management, up to $40,000
Prins, Big Dawg Productions, up to $30,000
Zed, August Avenue, up to $40,000
New Music Single - up to $10,000
Amiria Grenell, The Ghost in You
Capital Theatre, Delicately Poised
Cellarr, Let Go Feat. Lilly Carron
Corrella NZ, Local Stranger
Dawn Diver, Soothsayers
Die! Die! Die!, Vanish (But That's My Hometown)
Earth Tongue, Great Haunting
Freddy Reynold, Flirt Feat. Jujulipps
Goodwill, Get Angry
Hamo Dell, Little Fun Feat. Sammy Johnson
Hans., Be Grateful
Hina, Lighthouse Feat. Harry Parsons
Imugi 이무기, Spirals
Jazmine Mary, Seagull
Jordan Gavet, He Said
Judah Kelley, Apathy
Lévyne, Call You Out
Midwave Breaks, the Others Side
Na Noise, Welcome Home
October and the Eyes, Spiral
Princess Chelsea, Forever Is a Charm
Prins, That's the Thing
Rodney Fisher, Keeping up Appearances Feat. Terri
Sweet Mix Kids, Gravitate Feat. Lou'ana
The Beths, A Real Thing
The Knews, Pretty Girl
The Warratahs, Silver Train
Toi, Way That We Feel Feat. Zoe Moon
Valkyrie, Yaddy Ya
Vera Ellen, Home Wrecker
Morgan Costello, Strange Love
Anderson Rocio, My World
Ant Utama, Biding My Time
Aunty Rae, Anymore
Bub, New Amsterdam
Chores, Indigo Feat. Rei
Corrella NZ, We On
Crystal, Expectations Suck
Dallas James, Stranger
Dartz, Earn the Thirst
Deva Mahal, I Want You (for All Time)
Dual, So Alive
Edy & Sione Toki, Call Me
Fraser Ross, Thunderhead
Gino October & Cee Blu, Love Lost
Hanbee, Weekenders Feat. Hans.
Haz' Beats & Miloux, What You Do Feat. Diggy Dupe
Hybrid Rose, Fantasy
Ingrid and the Ministers, Boofhead
Jake Love, Better
Kaylee Bell, If I Was Shania
Kora, All We Need
Lake South, Andrew and James (Seasons)
Luca George, Ruin My Life
Mazbou Q, Now I'm Whole
Mo Etc., Underwater
Princess Chelsea, Love Is More
Proteins of Magic, Lethal
Randa, Baby Back
Rhys Rich, Freeze
Rubi Du, Back Up
Ryan Fisherman, End
Jaz Paterson, Sean Richards & Jaz Paterson Feat. Rei
Seas of Conflict, Consume
Seth Haapu, Tropical
Sophie-Maude, Take Me Away
Te Kaahu, Taupiri
Trei, Tiki Taane & Murdock, Like A Thriller
Wiri Donna, Being Alone
Waiata Takitahi - up to $14,000
Alya Jade, Under Her Spell (Boom)
Ariana Tikao, Fly You Home
Aro, Kia Mau
Corrella NZ, Raumati
Deadforest, Get Back
Dillastrate, Tāku Aroha
Four32, Going Home
Hina, What We Sayin'
Mohi, Lovers Lane / Te Aroha Mauroa
NLC, E Noho Rā
Reiki Ruawai, Papatuanuku
Sweet Mix Kids, Stargazing / Arorangi Te Feat. Rei
Valkyrie, Bad Girl
NZ Television Awards 2022, J & A Productions, up to $60,000
NZ Web Fest 2022, NZ Web Fest, up to $10,000
NZ Music Month Summit 2022, Music Managers Forum, up to $5,000
Pan-Asian Capacity Building: Episode One (Additional), Pan-Asian Screen Collective, up to $9,937
Tāhuna Writers Residency, Great Southern Television, up to $20,000
WeCreate 2022, WeCreate Incorporated, up to $10,000
Going Local 2022, Independent Music NZ, up to $4,500
Niu Waves, Pacific Islands Screen Artists, up to $49,938
SRN Governance Project, Kea New Zealand, up to $18,500
Niu Waves Development, Pacific Islands Screen Artists, up to $50,000
Joseph’s Youtube (and Other) Secrets, Aotearoa Screen Publicists Collective, up to $15,000