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.
Paris Can Wait
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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.