New Zealand film archives

New Zealand film archives, a guide to websites

New Zealand Film Archive
With a head office located in the heart of Wellington, the Film Archive is the home of hundreds of thousands of moving images of New Zealand’s past.

New Zealand On Screen
The online showcase of New Zealand television, film and music video.

New Zealand Film CommissionNational Film Preservation Foundation (US) New Zealand Project
The National Film Preservation Foundation is the nonprofit organization created by the U.S. Congress to help save America’s film heritage. They support activities nationwide that preserve American films and improve film access for study, education, and exhibition.

Archives New Zealand Film Site
Here you are able to search through the core National Film Unit (NFU) collection as well as find out abouttheir preservation work and the history and life of the film unit. Archives New Zealand holds around 21,000 reels of film and 1000 videotapes. The majority of these are from the New Zealand National Film Unit which made government funded films from 1942 until 1989. They also hold many collections of material created or received by many Government departments in the course of their work and ‘Special Collections’ which we keep for their significant historical value under the Public Records Act 2005.

Dunedin and Christchurch premiere art house cinemas.