'Ata Whenua - Shadowland' (Fiordland on Film)

"Ata Whenua - Shadowland" (Fiordland on Film) takes you on an unforgettable cinematic journey through one of the most awe inspiring landscapes on earth. Voted a 'must see' for visitors to Fiordland National Park. No need to understand English!


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The boutique 52 seat Fiordland Cinema is home to the breathtaking film "Ata Whenua - Shadowland" (Fiordland on Film) which takes you on an unforgettable journey through one of the most awe inspiring landscapes on earth.

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Filmed by award-winning cinematographers, with an outstanding original musical soundtrack, this 32 minute movie offers an incredible view of Fiordland through the different seasons, showcasing its unique wildlife and scenery.

Developed by one of New Zealand's most experienced helicopter pilots, this movie introduces the viewer to a world normally only seen from a helicopter, accessing remote areas that they won't otherwise get to see.

Viewed by tens of thousands of people a year this movie has been voted a "must see"!


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Physical address

'Ata Whenua - Shadowland' (Fiordland on Film), 7 The Lane, Te Anau, Fiordland, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
8.30am - 10pm (summer); 2.30pm - 9pm (winter)
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Facilities and Features

Proximity to coach terminal:
2 minutes
Proximity to town:
in town

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $10.00
(13 year(s) and under)

Language support

  Written Spoken
Chinese (Simplified) NO YES
Chinese (Traditional) NO YES
Czech NO YES
Dutch NO YES
Filipino NO YES
Finnish NO YES
French NO YES
German NO YES
Greek NO YES
Hebrew NO YES
Hindi NO YES
Hungarian NO YES
Indonesian NO YES
Italian NO YES
Japanese NO YES
Korean NO YES
Laotian NO YES
Malay NO YES
Mongolian NO YES
Niuean NO YES
Norwegian NO YES
Polish NO YES
Portuguese NO YES
Punjabi NO YES
Russian NO YES
Samoan NO YES
Singhalese NO YES
Slovenian NO YES
Spanish NO YES
Swedish NO YES
Tongan NO YES
Turkish NO YES
Vietnamese NO YES
Afrikaans NO YES
Arabic NO YES

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