Miriama Smith

The Other Side of Heaven (2001)

John H. Groberg, a middle class kid from Idaho Falls, crosses the Pacific to become a Mormon missionary in the remote and exotic Tongan island kingdom during the 1950's. He leaves behind a loving family and the true love of his life, Jean. Through letters and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mitch Davis
CAST:  Christopher Gorham  •  Anne Hathaway  •  Joe Folau  •  Miriama Smith

John H. Groberg, a middle class kid from Idaho Falls, crosses the Pacific to become a Mormon missionary in the remote and exotic Tongan island kingdom during the 1950's. He leaves behind a loving family and the true love of his life, Jean. Through letters and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mitch Davis
CAST:  Christopher Gorham  •  Anne Hathaway  •  Joe Folau  •  Miriama Smith

Mt. Zion (2013)

Singer Stan Walker makes his acting debut playing the lead role in feature film Mt Zion, shot in Pukekohe, Auckland. Walker stars as Turei, a talented young musician with a dream – for his band to win the audition to be the support act for Bob Marley’s 1979 concert ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tearepa Kahi
CAST:  Temuera Morrison  •  Stan Walker  •  Miriama Smith  •  Troy Kingi

Singer Stan Walker makes his acting debut playing the lead role in feature film Mt Zion, shot in Pukekohe, Auckland. Walker stars as Turei, a talented young musician with a dream – for his band to win the audition to be the support act for Bob Marley’s 1979 concert ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tearepa Kahi
CAST:  Temuera Morrison  •  Stan Walker  •  Miriama Smith  •  Troy Kingi

We're Here to Help (2007)

A Kafkaesque docudrama of an actual case involving a Christchurch small businessman and the New Zealand Inland Revenue Department. Most people can relate to running up against a bureaucrat (especially the tax man), who knows he can cause you trouble if you say ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jonothan Cullinane
CAST:  Erik Thomson  •  Miriama Smith  •  Cameron Ramsay-Gibbons  •  Michael Hurst

A Kafkaesque docudrama of an actual case involving a Christchurch small businessman and the New Zealand Inland Revenue Department. Most people can relate to running up against a bureaucrat (especially the tax man), who knows he can cause you trouble if you say ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jonothan Cullinane
CAST:  Erik Thomson  •  Miriama Smith  •  Cameron Ramsay-Gibbons  •  Michael Hurst

Spooked (2004)

Spooked is a contemporary conspiracy thriller arising from the mysterious death of Kevin Jones, who thought he was just buying second-hand computers, until he looked at the data left on the discs. Was kevin murdered or did he simply get drunk and crash his car? ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Geoff Murphy
CAST:  Cliff Curtis  •  Christopher Hobbs  •  John Leigh  •  Kelly Johnson

Spooked is a contemporary conspiracy thriller arising from the mysterious death of Kevin Jones, who thought he was just buying second-hand computers, until he looked at the data left on the discs. Was kevin murdered or did he simply get drunk and crash his car? ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Geoff Murphy
CAST:  Cliff Curtis  •  Christopher Hobbs  •  John Leigh  •  Kelly Johnson

Siege (2012)

On the 7th of May 2009, Senior Constables Len Snee, Grant Diver and Bruce Miller arrived at 41 Chaucer Rd in Napier to serve a search warrant on Jan Molenaar for the growing of cannabis. This was just a routine warrant, something they had done countless times. What ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mike Smith
CAST:  Mark Mitchinson  •  Darren Young  •  Jon Cummings  •  Joel Tobeck

On the 7th of May 2009, Senior Constables Len Snee, Grant Diver and Bruce Miller arrived at 41 Chaucer Rd in Napier to serve a search warrant on Jan Molenaar for the growing of cannabis. This was just a routine warrant, something they had done countless times. What ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mike Smith
CAST:  Mark Mitchinson  •  Darren Young  •  Jon Cummings  •  Joel Tobeck

Netherwood (2011)

Stan is a hard working Kiwi bloke who is always on the move. When he comes into the small town 'Netherwood' he finds himself wound up in a web of Murder, Love, Lies, and betrayal.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Cristobal Araus Lobos
CAST:  Owen Black  •  Mick Innes  •  Miriama Smith  •  Peter McCauley

Stan is a hard working Kiwi bloke who is always on the move. When he comes into the small town 'Netherwood' he finds himself wound up in a web of Murder, Love, Lies, and betrayal.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Cristobal Araus Lobos
CAST:  Owen Black  •  Mick Innes  •  Miriama Smith  •  Peter McCauley

Stolen (2010)

Based on a true story, STOLEN is an emotional thriller about every parent's greatest fear. Kahu Durie - the adopted baby daughter of Maori High Court Judge, Justice Eddie Durie and prominent lawyer, Donna Hall - is snatched at gunpoint as Donna pushes the pram in ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Britta Johnstone
CAST:  Moneesha Barrett  •  Nick Blake  •  Scott Wills  •  Fraser Brown

Based on a true story, STOLEN is an emotional thriller about every parent's greatest fear. Kahu Durie - the adopted baby daughter of Maori High Court Judge, Justice Eddie Durie and prominent lawyer, Donna Hall - is snatched at gunpoint as Donna pushes the pram in ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Britta Johnstone
CAST:  Moneesha Barrett  •  Nick Blake  •  Scott Wills  •  Fraser Brown

The Other Side of Heaven 2: Fire of Faith (2019)

Missionary John H. Groberg returns to Tonga in the 1960s with his wife and their five young daughters. When their sixth child is born with a serious illness, the Grobergs face their ultimate test of faith, only to find themselves surrounded by the love and prayers ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mitch Davis
CAST:  Christopher Gorham  •  Natalie Medlock  •  Russell Dixon  •  Joe Folau

Missionary John H. Groberg returns to Tonga in the 1960s with his wife and their five young daughters. When their sixth child is born with a serious illness, the Grobergs face their ultimate test of faith, only to find themselves surrounded by the love and prayers ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mitch Davis
CAST:  Christopher Gorham  •  Natalie Medlock  •  Russell Dixon  •  Joe Folau

Love and Monsters (2020)

Seven years since the Monsterpocalypse began, Joel Dawson has been living underground in order to survive. But after reconnecting over radio with his high school girlfriend Aimee, Joel decides to venture out to reunite with her, despite all the dangerous monsters ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Matthews
CAST:  Dylan O'Brien  •  Michael Rooker  •  Ariana Greenblatt  •  Jessica Henwick

Seven years since the Monsterpocalypse began, Joel Dawson has been living underground in order to survive. But after reconnecting over radio with his high school girlfriend Aimee, Joel decides to venture out to reunite with her, despite all the dangerous monsters ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Matthews
CAST:  Dylan O'Brien  •  Michael Rooker  •  Ariana Greenblatt  •  Jessica Henwick

Toke (2020)

Drama set in the sleepy town of Tokerangi, New Zealand in which three laid-back orchard workers accidentally grow a strong strain of marijuana.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charlie Haskell
CAST:  Tatum Warren-Ngata  •  Tia Maipi  •  Troy Kingi  •  Lucy Lawless

Drama set in the sleepy town of Tokerangi, New Zealand in which three laid-back orchard workers accidentally grow a strong strain of marijuana.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charlie Haskell
CAST:  Tatum Warren-Ngata  •  Tia Maipi  •  Troy Kingi  •  Lucy Lawless

Cousins (2021)

Separated as children, three cousins with an unshakable bond confront their painful pasts and embark on an emotional journey to find each other.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Briar Grace Smith  •  Ainsley Gardiner
CAST:  Tanea Heke  •  Rachel House  •  Briar Grace Smith  •  Chelsie Preston Crayford

Separated as children, three cousins with an unshakable bond confront their painful pasts and embark on an emotional journey to find each other.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Briar Grace Smith  •  Ainsley Gardiner
CAST:  Tanea Heke  •  Rachel House  •  Briar Grace Smith  •  Chelsie Preston Crayford