Nights for Wednesday 22 August 2018
7:12 Time through a Lens
Catherine Knight's latest book WILDBORE: A photographic legacy showcases the photography of Pohangina farmer, bee-keeper and amateur photographer, Charles E. Wildbore, whose photographs capture a period of momentous environmental change between 1890 and the 1930s.
7:30 At The Movies
On At The Movies, Simon Morris looks at the mega-hit, giant shark film The Meg, and the true story of the black cop who joined the Ku Klux Klan, Black Klansman. And from the makers of TV hit Stranger Things comes teen sci fi film The Darkest Minds.
8:10 Night Mail
8:15 Dateline Pacific
RNZ Pacific's daily current affairs programme covering the major Pacific stories of the week, with background and reaction from the people making the news.
8:30 Window on the World
An increasing number of South Korean women are choosing not to marry, not to have children, and not even to have relationships with men. With the lowest fertility rate in the world, the country's population will start shrinking unless something changes. In our Window on the World tonight, the BBC's Simon Maybin is on Assignment in South Korea to find out who is not doing it - and why.
9:07 The Drama Hour
New Zealand Refugee by Moira Wairama, is a futuristic thriller about the effect of student loans on the next generation. A bold look at a possible brave new world under the long dark cloud.
Lately with Karyn Hay is a late night radio show on RNZ National, with an eye on live events, an ear for music, a great sense of humour and a genuine interest in people and their stories.
11:07 Inside Out
Nick Tipping hosts a journey through the jazz spectrum playing favourites, standards and new releases along the way. Tonight features music from Myles Davis, The Jack from Wellington and even some jazz from Macedonia... and also we bid farewell to the wonderful Aretha Franklin.