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Spookers

Thursday 26 April 8.30pm

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6 Days

Saturday 21 April 8.30pm

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Monsieur
Chocolat

Monday 2 April 8.30pm

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Churchill

Saturday 28 April 8.30pm

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Rialto Channel offers a superb range of specialist movie, documentary and entertainment programming. Here is an opportunity to see programming that you won't see anywhere else on New Zealand television. Rialto Channel appeals to movie lovers who want to be more than just entertained – you want to be informed, educated and involved.

Made in Aotearoa! NZ Documentary Season


Thursday nights in April at 8.30PM

Rialto brings you the latest Kiwi documentaries from our own backyard, every Thursday in April at 8.30pm. First up on 5 April is MEAT, the modern story of the animals we eat, directed by David White. THE FREE MAN premiering on 12 April directed by Toa Fraser, follows the ups and downs of Olympic Freestyle skier Jossi Wells. Join members of the 148 year old Christchurch Poultry, Bantam & Pigeon Club in their quest for glory in PECKING ORDER, directed by Slavko Martinov premiering on 19 April. Florian Habicht’s SPOOKERS premieres on 26 April and looks into a close-knit NZ family who run the most successful scare park in the Southern Hemisphere.

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Whiteley

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WHITELEY is a visual journey into the private life and creative legacy of Australia’s most iconic artist, Brett Whiteley.

WHITELEY is a visual journey into the private life and creative legacy of Australia’s most iconic artist, Brett Whiteley.

Monsieur
Chocolat

Monsieur Chocolat

The true story of Rafael Padilla, a former slave in Cuba, who unexpectedly became a star clown in Paris in the golden age of The Belle Epoque.

The true story of Rafael Padilla, a former slave in Cuba, who unexpectedly became a star clown in Paris in the golden age of The Belle Epoque.

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Can Wait

Paris Can Wait

Anne is at a crossroads in her life. Long married to a successful, driven but inattentive movie producer, she unexpectedly finds herself taking a car trip from Cannes to Paris with a business associate of her husband.

Anne is at a crossroads in her life. Long married to a successful, driven but inattentive movie producer, she unexpectedly finds herself taking a car trip from Cannes to Paris with a business associate of her husband.

Churchill

Churchill

June 1944. Allied Forces stand on the brink while a massive army is secretly assembled on the south coast of Britain, poised to re-take Nazi-occupied Europe.

June 1944. Allied Forces stand on the brink while a massive army is secretly assembled on the south coast of Britain, poised to re-take Nazi-occupied Europe.

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Spookers

Thursday 26 April 8.30pm Channel 039

A close-knit New Zealand family run the most successful scare park in the Southern Hemisphere, facing their fears so that others can face theirs.

Spookers

Thursday 26 April 8.30pm Channel 039

A close-knit New Zealand family run the most successful scare park in the Southern Hemisphere, facing their fears so that others can face theirs.

Churchill

Saturday 28 April 8.30pm Channel 039

June 1944. Allied Forces stand on the brink while a massive army is secretly assembled on the south coast of Britain, poised to re-take Nazi-occupied Europe.

Paris Can Wait

Saturday 7 April 8.30pm Channel 039

Anne is at a crossroads in her life. Long married to a successful, driven but inattentive movie producer, she unexpectedly finds herself taking a car trip from Cannes to Paris with a business associate of her husband.

Whiteley

Wednesday 4 April 8.30pm Channel 039

WHITELEY is a visual journey into the private life and creative legacy of Australia’s most iconic artist, Brett Whiteley.

Pecking Order

Thursday 19 April 8.30pm Channel 039

Fierce rivalries, club in-fighting, problematic birds and irregular judging are just some of the challenges faced by a group of zealous Kiwi chicken breeders hell bent on victory at the 2015 National Poultry Show.

6 Days

Saturday 21 April 8.30pm Channel 039

Compellingly shaped by Kiwi Glen Standring’s excellent script, 6 Days tells the true story of what happened when six heavily armed gunmen invaded the Iranian embassy in London in April 1980.

I Smile Back

Friday 27 April 8.30pm Channel 039

Laney Brooks does bad things. Married with kids, she takes the drugs she wants, sleeps with the men she wants, disappears when she wants.

Two Men in Town

Friday 13 April 8.30pm Channel 039

Forest Whitaker plays a parolee, who finds Allah whilst in prison and tries to get his life on track after 18 years inside.

Person to Person

Friday 6 April 8.30pm Channel 039

Follows a variety of New York characters as they navigate personal relationships and unexpected problems over the course of one day. Starring Michael Cera, Abbi Jacobson and Tavi Gevinson.

The Free Man

Thursday 22 April 8.30pm Channel 039

Freedom is defined as the power of self-determination attributed to the will, the quality of being independent of fate or necessity.

Meat

Thursday 5 April 8.30pm Channel 039

MEAT is the modern story of the animals we eat, as told by the people who never get to say their piece - from the solitary hunter who believes everyone needs to be educated about their food, to an industrial pig farmer who argues that money isn't his primary driver.

David Lynch: The Art Life

Wednesday 25 April 8.30pm Channel 039

David Lynch takes us on an intimate journey through the formative years of his life.

The Teach

Tuesday 3 April 8.30pm Channel 039

Just before the start of the new school year, a young student, Joanna, is found dead.

Eternity

Monday 16 April 8.30pm Channel 039

Eternity is a 2016 French romantic historical drama film written and directed by Oscar nominated Tran Anh Hung, and based on the novel L'Élégance des Veuves by Alice Ferney.

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