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New music funding initiative launched to support an emerging artist to grow their professional career.

Te Māngai Pāho has launched a new funding initiative, Oro Kura Roa, which seeks to support an emerging music artist to write a series of waiata in te reo Māori. The intention is to aid in the development of their repertoire, experience, and professional m

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Nine projects selected in the Final Production Funding Round of Te Puna Kairangi – Premium Productions for International Audiences Fund

A total of nine film and television projects have been offered funding in the final round of Te Puna Kairangi – Premium Productions for International Audiences Fund, which is administered by Te Tumu Whakaata Taonga| The New Zealand Film Commission.

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Great news for Māori media - Te Māngai Pāho welcomes an injection of funding for the Māori media sector announced today as part of Budget 2022.

The Māori media sector is set to receive an additional $40 million dollars over two years. Te Māngai Pāho will receive a total of $32 million ($16 million in each of the next two years) and Whakaata Māori (Māori Television) will receive an extra $4 millio

Page image for All the latest info for artists in this year’s May Book
All the latest info for artists in this year’s May Book

The May Book is the official handbook of NZ Music Month. Whether you’re an emerging artist or a seasoned professional, this resource shares inspiring stories and helpful tips and information for your career.

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More National Treasures – NZ On Air and Te Māngai Pāho co-fund champions te reo Māori content

Irirangi Te Motu NZ On Air and Te Māngai Pāho’s fourth co-funding round has awarded 12 bilingual projects up to $5.9m to further champion the use of te reo Māori across a wide variety of platforms.

Page image for He taonga anō mā te motu – Kua whakatiketikehia ngā kaupapa reo Māori i te rauna tuku pūtea pāhekoheko a Irirangi Te Motu me Te Māngai Pāho
He taonga anō mā te motu – Kua whakatiketikehia ngā kaupapa reo Māori i te rauna tuku pūtea pāhekoheko a Irirangi Te Motu me Te Māngai Pāho

I te rauna tuku pūtea pāhekoheko tuawhā a Irirangi Te Motu me Te Māngai Pāho, kua tukua ngā pūtea kia eke ki te $5.9m ki ngā kaupapa reo rua e tekau-mā-rua ki te whakatairanga i te whakamahinga o te reo Māori i ngā paepāho whānui.

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Media release - Te Māngai Pāho and Octave announce partnership with Te Murumāra Foundation

Te Māngai Pāho and Octave are pleased to announce a partnership with Te Murumāra Foundation, integrating Te Aka dictionary with ReoAko.

Page image for Seven Screen Projects Offered $500,000 from Ara ki Te Puna Kairangi –  The Premium Development Fund
Seven Screen Projects Offered $500,000 from Ara ki Te Puna Kairangi – The Premium Development Fund

The seven successful projects include one feature documentary and six drama series projects and represent a broad array of ideas and creative teams with the potential to engage both local and international audiences.

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Waiata reo Māori celebrated at 2021 Aotearoa Music Awards

The Aotearoa Music Awards celebrated the industry’s top artists and creativity. Although COVID-19 restrictions precluded a live audience at the awards show last night, the broadcast allowed people to tune in from their homes and celebrate our kaipuoro.

Page image for Four screen projects selected in the Interim Production Round of the $50 million Te Puna Kairangi Premium Fund
Four screen projects selected in the Interim Production Round of the $50 million Te Puna Kairangi Premium Fund

A documentary about the disappearance of six people in a small surf town and the true story of a 70-year-old diesel mechanic who cracked a drug operation are just two of four incredible projects that will share in over $11.5m of funding being offered

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Final Production Funding round opens Monday 6 December

The final production funding round for Te Puna Kairangi will open on Monday 6 December 2021 with a deadline of Tuesday 22 February 2022.

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Ara Ki Te Puna Kairangi - Premium Development Fund Round 2 Opens Today

Round 2 of Ara ki Te Puna Kairangi - The Premium Development Fund opens today, Thursday 23 September with a with a deadline of 1pm, 14 October 2021.