Welcome to Traus Media Investments 

Traus Media Investment

Traus provides finance to selected film and television productions working with established New Zealand producers. Traus provides debt and equity financing options including the cash-flowing of the NZ Screen Production Grant. Some of our recent is shown below.

The Dead Lands

8 X 1hr TV series for TVNZ and AMC Shudder

Nominated for five NZ TV awards in 2020 including “Best Drama Series” 

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Dawn Raid

eature Documentary – In New Zealand and Australian cinemas Jan 21, 2021.

From Director Oscar Kightley comes DAWN RAID – the extraordinary untold story of acclaimed New Zealand music label Dawn Raid Entertainment and its two founders, Andy Murnane and Brotha D.

We Need To Talk About A.I.

Feature documentary. 

Director: Leanne Pooley

Face the facts or face extinction.

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Feature film. 

Directors: James Napier-Robinson and Paula Whetu Jones.

From the moment of her birth in 1895, Whina’s life is spent fighting against a system designed for her and her people to fail, yet she will become a National symbol of hope and resilience when she leads the most significant land march in New Zealand history.



Feature Documentary • Director: Zoe McIntosh

Through MMA fighter and dancer, Israel Adesanya, STYLEBENDER explores the nature of bullying, the evolution of masculinity, the healing therapy of dance, and just exactly what it takes to fight for something far bigger than yourself.