50 Essential New Zealand Films

Updated 10/11/2016

  • Runaway

    1

  • Sleeping Dogs

    2

  • Angel Mine

    3

  • Beyond Reasonable Doubt

    4

  • Pictures

    5

  • Goodbye Pork Pie

    6

  • Carry Me Back

    7

  • Smash Palace

    8

  • Bad Blood

    9

  • Patu!

    10

  • Utu

    11

  • Vigil

    12

  • Death Warmed Up

    13

  • Constance

    14

  • Came a Hot Friday

    15

  • The Quiet Earth

    16

  • Footrot Flats: The Dog's Tale

    17

  • Ngati

    18

  • Bad Taste

    19

  • The Navigator: A Medieval Odyssey

    20

  • Mauri

    21

  • Illustrious Energy

    22

  • Ruby and Rata

    23

  • An Angel at My Table

    24

  • Braindead

    25

  • Crush

    26

  • Desperate Remedies

    27

  • The Piano

    28

  • Heavenly Creatures

    29

  • Once Were Warriors

    30

  • Cinema of Unease: A Personal Journey by Sam Neill

    31

  • Topless Women Talk About Their Lives

    32

  • The Ugly

    33

  • Scarfies

    34

  • Campaign

    35

  • Snakeskin

    36

  • Whale Rider

    37

  • Kaikohe Demolition

    38

  • In My Father's Den

    39

  • Black Sheep

    40

  • Sione's Wedding

    41

  • Matariki

    42

  • Boy

    43

  • The Devil's Rock

    44

  • What We Do in the Shadows

    45

  • The Dead Lands

    46

  • The Dark Horse

    47

  • Deathgasm

    48

  • Tickled

    49

  • Hunt for the Wilderpeople

    50