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Kaitangata twitch

Kaitangata twitch was a 13-part children's drama which aired on Māori Television in 2010. Adapted from a story by Margaret Mahy, the series told the story of a 13-year-old girl, Meredith, and her encounter with mysterious happenings on Kaitangata Island. The series won the award for the best children's/youth programme at the 2011 Aotearoa Film and Television Awards. This is a promo for Kaitangata twitch.

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Trisha Dunleavy, 'Television - Children’s television', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 21 June 2024)

Story by Trisha Dunleavy, published 22 Oct 2014