Posts Tagged ‘TVNZ’

Eight’s documentary ‘Beyond Conversion’ to debut on TVNZ on October 11

Monday, October 10th, 2022

Funded by Irirangi Te Moto – New Zealand On Air and TVNZ, BEYOND CONVERSION is produced by Leanne Pooley and directed by Loren Prendiville (pictured above) and is an intimate look at the fight to ban conversion practices in Aotearoa. BEYOND CONVERSION follows a bill many thought would pass unanimously, but was in-fact highly contested, Read more

TVNZ ditches documentary claiming Celts were here before Māori

Monday, August 27th, 2018

TVNZ has removed a documentary that claims Celts settled in New Zealand thousands of years before the arrival of Māori from its on-demand service following a query from RNZ’s Media Watch Read more

TVNZ ends production of Praise Be after 30 years

Thursday, August 3rd, 2017

TVNZ has quietly ceased production of 30-year-old local series Praise Be, New Zealand’s fourth longest-running TV show – and it happened more than a year ago. The last new episode of the Christian choral show actually screened in late 2015, while the 2016 season – funded to the tune of $388,000 by NZ On Air – consisted Read more

TVNZ follows up on Carmelite Monastery programme this Sunday

Friday, August 12th, 2016

Earlier in the year the Sunday current affairs programme provided a rare glimpse into the Carmelite Monastery in Christchurch and the life of prayer and solitude of the sisters there. It’s a challenging life and young Sister Catherine, a novice, had much to consider as she decided if she could fully leave behind her life Read more