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Te Māngai Pāho provides contestable funding for the production of Māori language and Māori culture content for broadcast on free to air television channels and distribution via online platforms.

Having the content we fund available on multiple channels will improve the chances of that content finding a wide audience. Te Māngai Pāho has clear policies around language planning, channel preferences and accessibility; all applicants for funding should understand those policies.
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Apply for Funding

To view all funding round dates for Television Programmes for 2018-19 please follow the link below. To apply, please ensure you have enrolled as a registered provider through Te Pūahatanga. A link is available at our website.

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Latest Funding Results

Ahikāroa Series 2 (Script Development)
Kura Productions Ltd

Te Nūtube
Arataua Ltd - Māori Television - Tamariki - 2018

The Hui - Kaupeka Whā
Great Southern Film and Television - TV3 - Current Affairs - 2018

Marae 2019
Pango Productions Ltd. - TVNZ - Current Affairs - 2018

Pūkana 2019
Cinco Cine Film Productions Ltd - Māori Television - Entertainment - 2018

The Ring Inz 3
Enter The Dragon Ltd - Māori Television - Drama - 2018

Marae DIY
Screentime New Zealand Limited - Māori Television - Lifestyle - 2018

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What We Have Funded