KONO – Love for the Land, Respect for the Sea

KONO – Love for the Land, Respect for the Sea

The latest installment of New Zealand Story’s videos featuring NZ businesses showcases Māori family-owned food and beverage company Kono. Watch the video to find out more.

Jacinda Ardern On How Her Life Has Changed

Jacinda Ardern On How Her Life Has Changed

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern speaks to the Guardian Australia about how her life has changed as a PM, meeting Obama and her ambitions for New Zealand. Watch the interview here.

Colossal Squid at Te Papa

Colossal Squid at Te Papa

Have you seen the Colossal Squid at Te Papa in Wellington? Watch this clip to hear the museum’s Head of Science Susan Waugh talk about why it’s an audience favourite.

Georgia Nott Talks Venus Project

Georgia Nott Talks Venus Project

The Venus Project, a full LP with an all-female crew is the brainchild of Georgia Nott who most people will know as part of the New Zealand music duo Broods. Watch this clip to see her interview with 13th Floor as well as …

Michael James Wong Talks About Boys of Yoga

Michael James Wong Talks About Boys of Yoga

Boys of Yoga is a project Wong started to change the perceptions of yoga and raise more awareness about how much a yoga practice does for women and men alike. Watch this clip to hear more about why he founded the project.

Trailer Sweet Country

Trailer Sweet Country

Watch the trailer to Sam Neill’s new movie ‘Sweet Country’ in which the New Zealander plays a missionary making a new life for himself on the Australian frontier in the 1920s. He gets drawn into the search for an Aboriginal stockman, Sam Kelly, …

How to Dad TEDx Talk

How to Dad TEDx Talk

Jordan Watson A.K.A – How to DAD has become well-known for his comical parenting Youtube videos. In this TEDx Talk he shares his journey from his first video ‘How to Hold a Baby’ in 2015 to over 200,000 followers on Youtube.

Kimbra on Her New Album and Living in NY

Kimbra on Her New Album and Living in NY

New Zealand singer Kimbra shares what made her move to New York and how living there has impacted her song writing. Her new album “Primal Heart” will be released in April 2018.

20 Years Te Papa

20 Years Te Papa

Wellington’s Te Papa is celebrating its 20th birthday. The museum put together a video to celebrate their achievements over the years. Watch it here.

Allbirds’ New Summertime Shoe Line

Allbirds’ New Summertime Shoe Line

New Zealand company Allbirds is launching Tree, a new line of shoes with material sourced from eucalyptus. Co-founders Tim Brown and Joey Zwillinger spoke about their new line with”CBS This Morning”.

Rocket Lab – From Idea to Orbit

Rocket Lab – From Idea to Orbit

Watch New Zealand Story Group’s video to find out more about Rocket Lab, a New Zealand aerospace company which aims to launch about 50 times per year.

Meet Kitty Hawk’s Flying Taxi Cora

Meet Kitty Hawk’s Flying Taxi Cora

Watch this clip to find out more about Cora – a prototype air taxi developed by Kitty Hawk, which has been tested in New Zealand recently.

Kimbra – Version of Me

Kimbra – Version of Me

Listen to ‘Version of Me’ – the latest single of Kimbra’s new album Primal Heart, which Interview Magazine described as “‘90s-inspired ballad”. The New Zealand singer’s album will be released on April 20.

This Is Me – Keala Settle

This Is Me – Keala Settle

Watch this clip to see Keala Settle’s much-praised performance of This is Me from “The Greatest Showman”. Keala Settle is a singer and actress, who has Maori heritage and was raised in Hawaii.

Sam Neill and the Plastic Bag

Sam Neill and the Plastic Bag

Sam Neill has joined Greenpeace in their quest to ban single-use plastic bags in New Zealand. The actor stars alongside Auckland marine biologist Dan Godoy in a clip for Greenpeace.

How to Dad – Teaching A Baby to Talk

How to Dad – Teaching A Baby to Talk

Auckland Dad Jordan Watson, aka ‘How to Dad’ is known for his funny parenting videos. Watch his new clip on teaching a baby how to talk.

New Zealand Sporting Moment of the Year

New Zealand Sporting Moment of the Year

Mitchell Hunt of the Crusaders won the New Zealand Sporting Moment of the Year at this year’s Halberg Awards for his match-winning drop goal against the Highlanders! See it here.

Marlon Williams – What’s Chasing You?

Marlon Williams – What’s Chasing You?

Watch the official video of Marlon Williams’ ‘What’s Chasing You’. The song is part of his album ‘Make Way For Love,’ which was released on February 16, 2018. Marlon Williams is a singer and guitarist from Lyttelton.  

Darkest Hour Trailer

Darkest Hour Trailer

Watch the trailer to acclaimed Winston Churchill biopic Darkest Hour, which was written by New Zealand-born filmmaker Anthony McCarten. McCarten is best known for the screenplay he wrote for The Theory of Everything. 

Sirocco Is Back

Sirocco Is Back

For the past two years New Zealand’s national “spokesbird” Sirocco had disappeared off the radar due to a failed transmitter. Watch this clip to see DOC rangers Jake Osborne and Sara Larcombe reunite with Sirocco in the Fiordland wilderness.

Behind the Scenes – Sam Neill & Bryan Brown

Behind the Scenes – Sam Neill & Bryan Brown

Watch this clip to see behind the scenes footage of Sam Neill and Bryan Brown who are voicing Air New Zealand’s ‘A Better Way to Fly Across the Tasman’ campaign. Brown is lending his voice to the Dave the goose character …

Allbirds’ Tim Brown & Jamie McLellan Talk to Idealog

Allbirds’ Tim Brown & Jamie McLellan Talk to Idealog

Watch this clip, published by Idealog, to see Allbirds co-founder Tim Brown and designer Jamie McLellan talk about bringing their vision to life. Allbirds flagship shoe is the Wool Runner made from New Zealand superfine merino wool.

Mortal Engines Trailer

Mortal Engines Trailer

Watch the trailer for Peter Jackson’s latest project Mortal Engines here. The film is based on the bestselling book by Peter Reeve. Visual effects specialist Christian Rivers is directing the project.

Freeze! NZ Police Recruitment Clip

Freeze! NZ Police Recruitment Clip

The New Zealand Police has made headlines in the past for their recruitment videos. Their newest clip ‘Freeze’ is labelled their “most entertaining video” yet.

Southern New Zealand – Timestorm Films

Southern New Zealand – Timestorm Films

Explore the beautiful southern New Zealand in this Timestorm Films video and take a journey around lush rain forests as well as rugged coast lines. The clip was captured in 8K resolution and mastered at 60fps.

Marlon Williams with Aldous Harding

Marlon Williams with Aldous Harding

Marlon Williams and Aldous Harding reunite for Marlon Williams’ single Nobody Gets What They Want Anymore. His new album Make Way For Love will be released in 2018.

The Northern Explorer

The Northern Explorer

Have you ever taken a train trip through New Zealand? The Northern Explorer is one of the top scenic rail trips through New Zealand. Watch this clip to find out more.

Air New Zealand Christmas Ad

Air New Zealand Christmas Ad

In this year’s Christmas ad “A Very Merry Mistake #MirryChristmus” Air New Zealand sees Santa struggle to understand the Kiwi accent.

NZ’s Exotic Forests

NZ’s Exotic Forests

Watch this Archives NZ clip – a film on New Zealand’s Exotic Forests – and learn more about Aotearoa’s forests. Archives NZ is the official guardian of New Zealand’s public archives.

The Catlins

The Catlins

Have you ever visited The Catlins on New Zealand’s South Island? This short 30 second clip, published by Southland New Zealand, gives you a glimpse of what you’re missing – native forests, high cliffs and golden beaches. Watch it here.

Weta Workshop – Blade Runner

Weta Workshop – Blade Runner

Did you know that Wellington’s Weta Workshop contributed practical miniatures, selected cinematography, and concept design work to Blade Runner 2049? Watch this clip to find out more.

Mitch James – All The Ways To Say Goodbye

Mitch James – All The Ways To Say Goodbye

Watch Mitch James’ music video and listen to ‘All The Ways To Say Goodbye’ here. Before signing with Sony Music Worldwide the singer/songwriter from Auckland busked and played shows for 3 years in Europe.

America’s Cup AC75 Boat Concept Revealed

America’s Cup AC75 Boat Concept Revealed

Emirates Team New Zealand, the winners of the 2017 America’s Cup, have unveiled their ground-breaking new America’s Cup class race boat concept. Watch the video to find out more.

Simon Denny – Studio Visit

Simon Denny – Studio Visit

Watch this clip to hear contemporary New Zealand artist Simon Denny talk about his work over the last five years as well as his views on technology. Denny is based in Berlin.

Highlights: All Blacks vs Wales

Highlights: All Blacks vs Wales

Watch this clip to see the highlights of the All Blacks vs. Wales game in which the New Zealand team won 33-18. It was the last game of the Northern Tour.

Kiwi Christmas – Trailer

Kiwi Christmas – Trailer

Watch the trailer for Kiwi Christmas – a 2017 festive film directed by Tony Simpson. Kiwi Christmas comes to NZ cinemas on November 30.

Lorde – Green Light

Lorde – Green Light

Lorde has won six Tuis at this year’s Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards – Album of the Year, Single of the Year, Best Solo Artist, Best Pop Artist, People’s Choice Award and an International Achievement Award. Watch her live performance …

All Blacks Vs. Scotland Highlights

All Blacks Vs. Scotland Highlights

Watch the highlights of the All Blacks Vs. Scotland match of the weekend. The New Zealand All Blacks won 22-17 – tries were scored by .

Alias Grace – Trailer

Alias Grace – Trailer

Anna Paquin is starring in Netflix’s limited series Alias Grace, which is based on Margaret Atwood’s novel. The series was written by Sarah Polley and directed by Mary Harron. Watch the official trailer here.

Wild New Zealand – The Mountain Stone Weta

Wild New Zealand – The Mountain Stone Weta

Watch this video to find out more about New Zealand’s Mountain Stone Weta – an insect with an extraordinary survival technique. The footage published by BBC Earth is taken from Wild New Zealand.

How Peter Burling Found Out He Was Sailor of the Year

How Peter Burling Found Out He Was Sailor of the Year

Peter Burling recently was named Sailor of the Year. Watch this clip to see his first reaction from onboard Team Brunel in the Volvo Ocean Race when he was told of the award.

Air New Zealand – Plane Lover Leon

Air New Zealand – Plane Lover Leon

Watch this clip to find out what Air New Zealand did to surprise ten-year-old Leon, a New Zealander who loves planes and wants to become a pilot.

Manta 5 – Riding On Water

Manta 5 – Riding On Water

What if you could ride a bike on water? NZ entrepreneur Guy Howard-Willis came up with the idea of the Manta5 that allows you to do exactly that. The Hydrofoil Bike can be ridden in both fresh and salt water.

How to Dad  – How to Support Her Through Pregnancy

How to Dad – How to Support Her Through Pregnancy

Watch one of the latest installments of How to Dad’s ‘How to’ vlog. This time Jordan Watson, aka How to Dad, demonstrates ways to help out a pregnant partner.

Stunning Aurora Australis Timelapse

Stunning Aurora Australis Timelapse

Watch this short clip to see a compilation of timelapse footage of Aurora Australis photography taken in New Zealand from 2015-2017. The video was published by Stephen Voss.

Thor: Ragnarok Interview With Taika Waititi

Thor: Ragnarok Interview With Taika Waititi

Watch this clip to hear Thor: Ragnarok director Taika Waititi talk about making his first action superhero movie. He also reveals which member of the cast surprised him the most.

Union: The Universal Language of Rugby

Union: The Universal Language of Rugby

Watch ‘Union: The Universal Language of Rugby’ here – a short film about the power of rugby to bring people together. The film follows rugby player Jared James, who lives in Japan and is the only foreigner in the all Japanese rugby team, Shizuoka …

Kimbra – Everybody Knows

Kimbra – Everybody Knows

Watch Kimbra’s latest music video for her latest single ‘Everybody Knows’. It’s the first single the New Zealand singer has shared of her album Primal Heart, scheduled to be released in 2018.

Air New Zealand’s Digital Human

Air New Zealand’s Digital Human

Air New Zealand has been working on developing a ‘digital human’ to assist with answering questions about the airline and NZ tourism. Get a glimpse of their new digital brand ambassador Sophie in this clip.

Bottlenose Dolphin Encounter

Bottlenose Dolphin Encounter

Ocean and marine lover Nathan Pettigrew recently encountered a pod of Bottlenose Dolphins when kayaking in Tauranga. Pettigrew runs the Youtube Channel The Kayaking World of Nathan Pettigrew. Watch the clip here.

All Blacks Vs South Africa Highlights

All Blacks Vs South Africa Highlights

Watch the highlights of the weekend’s All Blacks – Springboks Test match at Newlands Park, Capetown. The All Blacks won the game 25-24.

Alps 2 Ocean Trail

Alps 2 Ocean Trail

Watch this short clip to experience what it could be like to cycle the Alps 2 Ocean Trail in New Zealand. The 306 km trail starts at Aoraki (Mount Cook) and ends at Oamaru.

WOWA 2017 Highlights

WOWA 2017 Highlights

Watch this clip to see the highlights of this year’s World of Wearable Art. WOWA is a leading international design competition in Wellington, New Zealand that attracts hundreds of entries from all over the world.

Lorde Wins at Silver Scrolls Awards

Lorde Wins at Silver Scrolls Awards

Lorde has won the APRA Silver Scroll Award 2017 for her song Green Light. Watch this video by RNZ to see Tami Neilson present the Award to the singer. Lorde also won the award in 2013 for Royals.

Waru Trailer

Waru Trailer

Watch the trailer for Waru – an NZ film, in which eight different female directors share their insights into the complexity of child abuse. At the centre of their stories is Waru, a boy killed at the hands of a caregiver.

New Zealand Is…

New Zealand Is…

What comes to your mind when you think of New Zealand? Experts from Austravel UK describe New Zealand in 40ish words. Watch the clip here.