Māoriland Film Festival ( MFF2017 ) 15 - 19 March 2017, Ōtaki

15 – 19 MARCH 2017

Māoriland Film Festival returns to Ōtaki for MFF2017 – five days of films, workshops, and special events that celebrate indigenous filmmaking from around the globe!


Waitangi Day
6 February 2017

MFF2017 programme (first glimpse) announced at Waitangi Day events in Wellington, Ōtaki and online.

24 February 2017

Māoriland Rangatahi Filmmaking Challenge closes.
Click here for filmmaking challenge terms and conditions.

27 February 2017

Full MFF2017 Programme released in print and online

1 March 2017

Ticket sales available online at

3 March 2017

Final deadline for late entries to Rangatahi Filmmaking Challenge

15 – 19 March 2017

MFF2017 opens in Ōtaki for five days of films, workshops, kōrero and more!

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