27 Oct 2017

Bringing the New Zealand Wars to life

From Nine To Noon, 9:29 am on 27 October 2017

Theatre and screen director, Simon Bennett had the task of bringing the oral Stories of Ruapekapeka to life. His reconstructions of life during the wars form an important part of the documentary highlighting Northland's most infamous armed conflict. The project is a collaboration between RNZ and Great Southern Television with funding from NZ on Air and coincides with commemorations of the New Zealand Wars.