Māoriland Charitable Trust
- Member for
- 7 years 1 week
Māoriland presents facilitates and supports Māori and international Indigenous filmmakers and creatives.
We exist for the social, economic and educational success of our community in Ōtaki through connection to the wider world of Indigenous creativity and innovation.
Māoriland Charitable Trust owns and operates the Māoriland Hub year-round, a centre for excellence in film and creative arts and home to Toi Matarau Gallery.
He whare taketake – a home for the Indigenous
He whare tapere – a home for the imagination
He whare kōrero – a home for conversation
Our showcase event is the Māoriland Film Festival, Aotearoa's international Indigenous film festival held in Ōtaki each March.
Māoriland is committed to the creative futures of rangatahi Māori, they are supported through Te Uru Maire - the Māorilamd Rangatahi Strategy which includes pathways into film and creative technology. MATCH - the Māoriland Tech Creative Hub will open in October 2020.