Now in its 26th season, Waka Huia is an iconic archival documentary series recording the unique stories and histories of Maori for all New Zealanders.
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Season Final: Haka master, Taina Ngarimu (74), shares an epic story of revenge from his cabin in the remote valley of Whareponga, East Coast; and reveals what makes a man on the stage.
Retired broadcaster, Hinerangi Goodman, serves up Ruatahuna soul food and talks candidly about love, beauty and the double standard applied to men and women.
Rose Te Papa (Tuhoe) is a swashbuckling, foul mouthed, lover of the Harley Davidson - who is guided by her heart.
All aboard as we take a trip with Temple Isaacs (Ngai Tamanuhiri, Rongowhakaata) through the golden era of NZ locomotive history, and hear the Ratana prophesy that foretold the miracle of his birth.
GOING HOME: 130 years ago his family fled the Tarawera eruption. Now for the first time since 1886 Rereamanu Wihapi (Ngati Taoi) is returning to his homelands.
Evelyn Tobin (Ngati Manu) reveals stories of early contact in the 1800s, the 'Girls War' at Russell and how language transcends the ages.
A fashionista who rose above the criticism of her mother to become one of NZ's best language exponents, Rahera Shortland (Ngapuhi) reveals how easy it can be to learn any language.
Fred Te Maro (Ngati Porou) reveals his motivation for te reo Maori writing, the inspiration that comes from the smallest of things, and the chance meetings that can change your life.
Boss' Hoterene Tipene died midway through filming his family allowed us to complete his story. The Ngati Hine body' reclaimer reveals why a body must be buried in tact and how he ensured it was.