Filmshop sells independent New Zealand films and television programmes that celebrate New Zealand’s
culture, history and values. We are adding new titles all the time, so check back in with us regularly.

Browse the Filmshop Store

Shaky Beginnings. The Shaping of New Zealand

This price is for home use only.
Libraries and institutions etc., price on request.

Format: DVD
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Duration: 60 mins
Year: 2007
Rating: Exempt

How was New Zealand formed? Where did the mountains and the plains come from?

The Bug House

This price is for home use only.
Libraries and institutions etc., price on request.

Format: DVD
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Duration: 60 mins
Year: 2001

Blowflies that bomb your barbecue,
cockroaches in your pantry, lice in your hair, mites in your eyelashes, borer in your furniture, beetles in your carpet and fleas…

Whina: Mother of the Nation

This price is for home use only.
Libraries and institutions etc., price on request.

Format: DVD
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Duration: 50 mins
Year: 1994
Rating: Exempt

The autobiography of Maori land activist Dame Whina Cooper filmed two years before she died.

The 1981 Springbok Tour

This price is for home use only.
Libraries and institutions etc., price on request.

Format: DVD
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Duration: 50 mins
Year: 1991

Made in 1991 when Nelson Mandela was still in prison, this documentary interviews all the main participants in the 1981 Tour ten years on from the civil disruption which marked the 1981 Springbok Tour of New Zealand.