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SHOWING 20 FILMS FROM NEW ZEALAND

BLACK SHEEP

  • Release Year: 2006
  • Runtime: 87 minutes
  • Directed By: Jonathan King
  • Country: New Zealand
An entrepreneurial farm owner wants to revolutionize the industry with genetically engineered sheep. But when environmental activists try to stop him, they accidentally unleash his baaaad experiment into the world. And this sheep likes blood. In a country where sheep outnumber humans, the last thing you should ever do is piss them off. An IFC First Take Release. |Read More
Horror, Comedy

BRONY TALE

Born of internet mecca 4chan, the “Brony” phenomenon is a flourishing community of adult, mostly straight, male fans of the children’s cartoon My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic. Brent Hodge’s funny and illuminating documentary surveys the members of this surprising subculture, framed by the journey of Ashleigh Ball, one of the show’s voice actors, embracing her unexpected fan base. |Read More
Documentary

43,000 FEET

  • Release Year: 2011
  • Runtime: 9 minutes
  • Directed By: Campbell Hooper and Campbell Hooper
  • Country: New Zealand
On his way to a statistics conference, John Wilkins is the victim of a freak accident, sucked out of a plane when an emergency door fails mid-flight at 43,000 Feet.

Screening as part of the Shorts: Status Update program. |Read More

FRESH MEAT

  • Release Year: 2013
  • Runtime: 91 minutes
  • Directed By: Danny Mulheron
  • Country: New Zealand
After a poorly executed escape from the police, a gang of dysfunctional criminals flees to the suburbs and gets more than it bargained for when it crash lands in the garage of an upper-class Maori family whose refined palates have developed a taste for human flesh. This action-packed horror comedy tells a blood-spattered tale of basement butchery and shifting allegiances as these unlikely adversaries enter a deadly showdown. |Read More
Crime, Horror, Comedy

HUNT FOR THE WILDERPEOPLE

  • Release Year: 2016
  • Runtime: 102 minutes
  • Directed By: Taika Waititi
  • Country: New Zealand
A spunky orphan and his gruff guardian are forced to flee after a series of misunderstandings send them both into the wilderness as mismatched fugitives. Starring Sam Neill, and featuring a hysterically funny performance from newcomer Julian Dennison, director Taika Waititi (What We Do in the Shadows, and the upcoming Thor: Ragnarok) has crafted a truly touching adventure-comedy. |Read More
Comedy

SAND DANCER

  • Release Year: 2006
  • Runtime: 10 minutes
  • Country: New Zealand
With only a rake and a stick the Sand Dancer draws people from all over the world to watch him create his masterpieces. Nobody knows what time he will be there -- they sometimes have to wait for weeks before he emerges -- but when he does it's always worth the wait. |Read More
Female Director(s)

SLOW WEST

  • Release Year: 2015
  • Runtime: 84 minutes
  • Directed By: John Maclean
  • Country: U.K., New Zealand
At the end of the nineteenth century, 16-year-old Jay Cavendish (Kodi Smit-McPhee) journeys across the American frontier in search of the woman he loves. He is joined by Silas (Michael Fassbender), a mysterious traveler, and hotly pursued by an outlaw (Ben Mendelsohn) along the way. Sundance 2015 World Cinema Grand Jury Prize: Dramatic. An A24/DIRECTV release. |Read More
Drama, Action

SNOW IN PARADISE

  • Release Year: 2012
  • Runtime: 9 minutes
  • Directed By: Justine Simei-Barton and Nikki Si'ulepa
  • Country: New Zealand
Snow in Paradise is a snapshot of life on a remote, picturesque island in the South Pacific, as seen through the eyes of a young Polynesian girl. When she ventures out on her daily routine, she encounters the familiar faces of her family and the small community that she loves. Like her, they are all unaware of the devastating power that lies just beyond the ocean reef. In one moment her world will change forever. |Read More
Drama, Female Director(s)

WHAKATIKI

  • Release Year: 2012
  • Runtime: 12 minutes
  • Directed By: Louise Leitch
  • Country: New Zealand
A day at the river unexpectedly awakens the spirit of a woman held captive by years of broken promises in Whakatiki.

Screening as part of the Shorts: Character Flaws program. |Read More

YELLOW IS FORBIDDEN

  • Release Year: 2018
  • Runtime: 94 minutes
  • Directed By: Pietra Brettkelly
  • Country: New Zealand
Celebrated Chinese couturier Guo Pei is perhaps best known for designing the brilliant gold gown Rihanna wore to the Met Ball in 2015. But Guo’s quest to be recognized by the gatekeepers of Paris haute couture goes beyond the red carpet and taps into global power dynamics and the perpetual tension between art and commerce. |Read More
New York, Drama, Female Director(s), Female Screenwriter(s)

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