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Ahi Kā [Tuarua] - James Nokise

12m Documentary 2023

Global comedian James Nokise has returned to Aotearoa with a fire in his belly; sharing his insights of the ongoing social and climate inequities faced by Pacific peoples. James sits down with us - before leaving the country ahead of an international tour.

Moana Nui features Ahi Kā Season Two that proudly shares profiles of artists from Aotearoa.

Ahi Kā is a dynamic collaboration with independent tangata whenua, tangata moana and tangata tauiwi filmmakers from Te Ūpoko o te ika a Māui weaving together on screen artists from theatre, music, literature & film.

Moana Nui also features Ahi Kā, sharing profiles of artists from Wellington, Auckland and Christchurch - all of whom are from Aotearoa and Te Moana-nui-a-Kiva. Ahi Kā is a dynamic collaboration with independent Māori filmmakers from Te Ūpoko-o-te-ika-a-Māui - fusing together artists from theatre, dance, music, literature & film.


Mīria George

Director of Photography

Elise Lanigan

Camera Operator

Pikihuia Haenga

Data Wrangler

Erin Murphy


Elise Lanigan


Moana Ete

Post Production Sound

Trent Williams


Natala Gwiazdzinski


Mīria George


English, Māori


Aotearoa, New Zealand


Kia Mau Festival