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Famous Film Directors from New Zealand

List of famous film directors from New Zealand, listed alphabetically with photos when available. New Zealand has given birth to some great movie directors over the years, many of who have gone on to direct popular comedies, dramas, horror movies and more. These are some of the best Kiwi directors in the history of the world, so if you're a native of New Zealand and an aspiring director then these are people you should look up to.

Geoff Murphy and Alan Clay are only the beginning of the items on this list.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the best Kiwi directors?" and "Which directors are from New Zealand?"

You can click on the names of these legendary directors of New Zealand in order to get more information about each one. If you're a film buff use this list of talented Kiwi directors to find some new movies you haven't already seen.
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    Alan Clay 1954

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    Anna Wilding

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    Armagan Ballantyne

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    Arthur Everard 1935

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    Astrid Glitter

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    Barry Barclay 1944

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    Billy Stead 1877

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    Bruce D. Clark 1945

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    Cameron Duncan 1986

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    Cecil Holmes 1921

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    Dale Stewart 1985

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    David Blyth 1956

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    David Scott 1976

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    Dimi Nakov

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    Erica Russell 1951

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    Evan Yates

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    Geoff Murphy 1938

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    Glenn Standring

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    Hugh MacDonald

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    Ivar Campbell 1904

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    James Cunningham 1973

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