Who We Are: Living in New Zealand in 2016

Watch: Who We Are - Being Maori in 2016

What makes New Zealand? Is it the people? The landscape? A shared history? Our obsession with rugby?

The Herald wanted to find out. So David Fisher and Mark Mitchell travelled from Bluff to Cape Reinga in a campervan. The resulting series, Who We Are, aims to explain what it means to be Kiwi in 2016.

This is part of a series of mini-documentaries about the themes that unite and - sometimes - divide us.

In it, Maori speak about what it is to be Maori in 2016 and how the "soul wound" of colonisation has yet to heal.

Other films in the series

Pavlova Paradise

Land of Plenty



- NZ Herald

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