His career spans the screen, museum, and education sectors. He’s won screenwriting awards, led the exhibition writing team at Te Papa, and teaches tertiary-level screen production.
Te Papa Press published two books based on the web series: one in Māori, one in English. Both versions made the Storylines Notable Books List 2020, and the one in te reo Māori received Highly Commended at the 2020 MAPDA Awards.
Read the Sapling interview with Ranea and David.