• Dean Spanley Dean Spanley
  • Fracture Fracture
  • Good for Nothing Good for Nothing
  • In My Father's Den In My Father's Den
  • The Insatiable Moon The Insatiable Moon

My Favourite New Zealand Features - Not Made by Peter Jackson

Charles Eggen

Charles Eggen 20 films

These are not the only New Zealand feature films I enjoy, but they are among the best. BTW, I have…

  • An Angel at My Table An Angel at My Table
  • Beyond The Edge Beyond The Edge
  • Black Sheep Black Sheep
  • Boy Boy
  • The Cure The Cure

New Zealand on Blu-ray

Blu-ray is nearly eight years of age, with the first NZ title being 'The World's Fastest Indian', released Feb. 2007.…

  • 50 Ways of Saying Fabulous 50 Ways of Saying Fabulous
  • After the Waterfall After the Waterfall
  • A Heavenly Vintage A Heavenly Vintage
  • Alex Alex
  • An Angel at My Table An Angel at My Table

My New Zealand Feature Film Collection

Charles Eggen

Charles Eggen 174 films

I am adding my New Zealand feature titles that are found on DVD or Blu-ray to this list. Some of…

  • Cave In Cave In
  • Death Warmed Up Death Warmed Up
  • Diagnosis: Death Diagnosis: Death
  • Event 16 Event 16
  • Exposure Exposure

Are these really the worst features made in New Zealand?

Charles Eggen

Charles Eggen 15 films

These 15 New Zealand produced feature films have the distinction of having the lowest ratings at IMDB. In fact they…

  • Picnic at Hanging Rock Picnic at Hanging Rock
  • Heavenly Creatures Heavenly Creatures
  • The Quiet Earth The Quiet Earth
  • Breaker Morant Breaker Morant
  • An Angel at My Table An Angel at My Table

Australian

Sally Jane Black

Sally Jane Black 12 films 1

And New Zealand.

  • A Short Film About the Indio Nacional A Short Film About the Indio Nacional
  • Autohystoria Autohystoria
  • Now Showing Now Showing
  • Independencia Independencia
  • Ars colonia Ars colonia

Film School – Other Overlooked Filmmakers

John Levering

John Levering 31 films 1

Philippines - Raya Martin (9)
Yugoslavia - Mihajlo Popovic (1), Dusan Makavejev (3), Aleksandar Petrovic (2), Emir Kusturica (2)
Netherlands…

  • The Naked Kiss The Naked Kiss
  • The Captain's Paradise The Captain's Paradise
  • Ali Zaoua: Prince of the Streets Ali Zaoua: Prince of the Streets
  • Shame Shame
  • Who Saw Her Die? Who Saw Her Die?

Conquer the World challenge

Knaldskalle

Knaldskalle 68 films 5 2

This is a list containing all the films I've seen in my quest to watch a movie from every country…

  • Rain Rain
  • Once Were Warriors Once Were Warriors
  • In My Father's Den In My Father's Den
  • Boy Boy
  • Vigil Vigil

Best New Zealand Films

shazzam

shazzam 7 films

These are some pretty neat New Zealand Films. I didn't count LOTR

  • Strange Behavior Strange Behavior
  • Desperate Remedies Desperate Remedies
  • Heavenly Creatures Heavenly Creatures
  • The Irrefutable Truth About Demons The Irrefutable Truth About Demons
  • What Dreams May Come What Dreams May Come

100% IMPURE NEW ZEALAND FILMS

Craig Ranapia

Craig Ranapia 5 films

Bored with the Rings? Want to turn that sodding whale into sushi rather than ride it? Here's a few Kiwi…

  • The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King The Lord of the Rings: The Return of…
  • The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
  • The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of…
  • King Kong King Kong
  • The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

Director: Peter Jackson

From his humble beginnings as a low budget comedic splatter movie auteur in New Zealand to his rise to fame,…

  • Sleeping Dogs Sleeping Dogs
  • Angel Mine Angel Mine
  • Beyond Reasonable Doubt Beyond Reasonable Doubt
  • Goodbye Pork Pie Goodbye Pork Pie
  • The Scarecrow The Scarecrow

50 Essential New Zealand Films

50 films from 35 years worth of NZ Cinema.
Chronological order.

  • Lore Lore
  • The Castle The Castle
  • Strictly Ballroom Strictly Ballroom
  • Smash Palace Smash Palace
  • The Proposition The Proposition

Fave Films from Australia & New Zealand

Lise

Lise 24 films 4 23

All the films I've seen from Australia and New Zealand, ranked.

Still to see: The Navigator: A Mediaeval Odyssey, Adventures…