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WATCH ONLINE

High Road: Michael has a guest role in episode 3.4, released November 2016. Click here to watch.

800 Words (U.S.): Acorn TV in the U.S. has the first season and the first 8 episodes of season 2 available to stream. The rest of season 2 will be released later in 2017. Michael directed episodes 2.3, 2.4, 2.9, 2.10, 2.13 and 2.14. Click here to watch.

NEW ON DVD

800 Words, season 2: Michael directed episodes 2.3, 2.4, 2.9, 2.10, 2.13, 2.14. DVDs now available in Australia. It will be released in New Zealand on 11 May 2017.

Westside, season 2. Michael directed episodes 3, 4, 7 and 8.

Our Big Blue Backyard, season 2. Michael was the narrator of this documentary series exploring six unique marine environments around New Zealand's coastline.

 

 

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29 May 2017: 800 Words returns to Acorn TV with the second half of season 2
In the US, the second half of season 2 will be streamed, beginning with episode 9. Michael directed episodes 2.9, 2.10, 2.13 and 2.14. Click here for Acorn TV.

June/July 2017: Directing 800 Words
Michael is directing episodes 3.9 and 3.10.  He already directed episodes 3.3 and 3.4 in February to April 2017

Classical World New Zealand interview
Michael talks about staging Greek drama in New Zealand:

 


FILMING COMPLETED

Westside
Michael directed episodes 3, 4, 7 and 8 of the third season, from late October 2016 to early February 2017. It is expected to air later in 2017.

TV3 is currently re-showing season 2 late on Sunday nights – times vary. Michael directed episodes 2.3 (21 May), 2.4 (28 May), 2.7 (18 June), and 2.8 (25 June).