New Zealand

I wanted to make a fairly comprehensive list for Kiwi Cinema - this primarily includes films/documentaries that are directed, co-produced by or have principal photography in New Zealand.

Films not on the database are listed below.

Loved by A Maori Chieftess (1913)
How Chief Te Ponga Won His Bride (1913)
The River Wanganui (1913)
The Mutiny of the Bounty (1916)
Beyond (1921)
The Betrayer (1921)
My Lady of the Cave (1922)
The Birth of New Zealand (1922)
Ten Thousand Miles in the Southern Cross (1922)
The Romance of Sleepy Hollow (1923)
The Adventures of Algy (1925)
The Romance of Hine-moa (1927)
Carbine's Heritage (1927)
The Te Kooti Trail (1927)
Under the Southern Cross (1927)
The Bush Cinderella (1928)
Under the…

  • 140 Days Under the World
  • 30 Days of Night
  • 50 Ways of Saying Fabulous
  • A Soldier's Tale
  • After the Waterfall
  • Alex
  • Among the Cinders
  • An Angel at My Table
  • Angel Mine
  • Apron Strings
  • Avatar
  • Bad Blood
  • Bad Taste
  • Rain
  • Battle Cry
  • Warlords of the 21st Century
  • Beyond Reasonable Doubt
  • Beyond The Edge
  • Billy T Te Movie
  • Black Sheep
  • Bonjour Timothy
  • Born to Dance
  • Boy
  • Braindead
  • Bridge to Nowhere
  • Bridge to Terabithia
  • Broken Barrier
  • Broken English
  • Buddha Wild: Monk in a Hut
  • Came a Hot Friday
  • Carry Me Back
  • Channelling Baby
  • Chicken
  • Chunuk Bair
  • Cinema of Unease: A Personal Journey by Sam Neill
  • Constance
  • Crooked Earth
  • Crush
  • Dangerous Orphans
  • Strange Behavior
  • Dean Spanley
  • Death Warmed Up
  • Deathgasm
  • Desperate Remedies
  • Diagnosis: Death
  • Don't Let It Get You
  • Down by the Riverside
  • Eagle vs Shark
  • Erebus: Operation Overdue
  • Fantail
  • Flight of the Albatross
  • Fly Away Home
  • Flying Fox in a Freedom Tree
  • Footrot Flats: The Dog's Tale
  • Forgotten Silver
  • Fracture
  • Fresh Meat
  • Ghost Bride
  • Ghost Shark 2: Urban Jaws
  • Good for Nothing
  • Goodbye Pork Pie
  • Gordonia
  • Grampire
  • Green Dolphin Street
  • Heart of the Stag
  • Heavenly Creatures
  • Her Majesty
  • Hercules and the Amazon Women
  • Hercules and the Circle of Fire
  • Hercules and the Lost Kingdom
  • Hercules in the Maze of the Minotaur
  • Hercules in the Underworld
  • Hinemoa
  • Hip Hop-eration
  • Home by Christmas
  • Hook, Line and Sinker
  • Hot Target
  • Housebound
  • How to Meet Girls from a Distance
  • Hugh and Heke
  • Hunt for the Wilderpeople
  • I'll Make You Happy
  • I'm Not Harry Jenson
  • Illustrious Energy
  • In My Father's Den
  • Jack Be Nimble
  • Jack Brown: Genius
  • Jubilee
  • Just Me and Mario
  • Kawa
  • King Kong
  • Kingpin
  • Kitchen Sink
  • Derby Dogs
  • Kombi Nation
  • Last of the Living
  • Little World
  • Love Birds
  • Mahana
  • Matariki