Maoriland Film Festival

Maoriland Film Festival

Māoriland Film Festival
MFF2022 - June 29 - July 3

TĀRIA TAKU MOKO MĀORI KI NGĀ KIRIATA O TE WĀ
EMBED MY NATIVE SOUL IN FILM

Each March, Māoriland Film Festival brings the Indigenous world to Ōtaki, Aotearoa to celebrate Indigenous creativity through screen storytelling.

Māoriland operates year-round from the Māoriland Hub

He whare taketake – a home for the Indigenous
He whare tapere – a home for the imagination
He whare kōrero – a home for conversation


Each year the Indigenous world comes together in Ōtaki, Aotearoa (New Zealand) to celebrate Indigenous screen storytelling at Māoriland Film Festival, the largest Indigenous film festival in the Southern Hemisphere.

Located on New Zealand’s Kāpiti Coast, Ōtaki is a vibrant seaside town where Māori culture and language thrives. Māoriland is celebrated for its manaakitanga and community spirit. It is a place where creatives come to heal.

2022 Festival