From New Projects

Amazing Race shoots with Godzone Pictures again – in Canterbury, South Island this time

Aerial-riverReturning to Canterbury after the tragic earthquake in Christchurch was a great opportunity to showcase and celebrate this beautiful and resilient area and people!  Being as it was Phil Koeghans home stomping grounds didn’t hurt either and we made a great, fast paced and lively show with the help of all the local support we received from Tourism NZ, Canterbury Tourism and a myriad of local participants and suppliers.

Hugh and Heke

HughHeke-DVD-SLICK-FrontCoverNZ Comedy – Family movie set on Beautiful Matauri Bay, in Northland – 87 minutes Rated M

Take a fabulous NZ beach – add you typical Pakeha family – put a Maori family in the mix…draw a line in the sand!

Ordered to relax by his doctor, stressed businessman Hugh (Geoff Dolan) and family arrive in their camper at a deserted beach for a quiet holiday. The calm is broken when Heke (Pete Smith) and his family pull up, and park right next door!

Stars Geoffrey Dolan, Pete Smith, Sarah McLeod, Michelle Hou-Pere, Peter Wilson Jnr, Shara Connelly, Dominique Crawford, Oliver Pownall, Tylor Keith, & Ariana Ashby – Enjoy on DVD now!

Shackleton’s Captain

Craig-Parker-as-Frank-Worsely-in-Shackletons-CaptainMaking Movies Ltd. in co-production with Gebrueder Beetz Film Produktion, Germany

Shackleton’s Captain will shed new light on events of the Imperial Trans Antarctic Expedition expedition and give an insider-perspective on the critical role played by Captain Frank Worsley. Elaborate recreations with actor, Craig Parker, (Lord of the Rings / Spartacus) playing Worsley and HD – quality archive material will bring an incredible story to life as never before.

Producers: James Heyward, Andy Salek, Christian Beetz

Director> Leanne Pooley

Line Producer: Liz DiFiore