Watch Beyond Conversion Doco on TVNZ+

From production company Eight, the powerful documentary film Beyond Conversion is available to watch on TVNZ+.

Produced by DEGANZ member Leanne Pooley and directed by Loren Prendiville, Beyond Conversion is an intimate look at the fight to ban conversion practices in Aotearoa.

The story is told through the voices of Kiwi survivors, who have laid themselves bare to shed light on the impacts of conversion practices. The film explores the complexities of this divisive issue, along with the spectrum of voices and opinions that came to light during the political process.

The documentary was produced via Eight’s The Story Department, which was launched in 2020 with an aim to tell stories about strong females, underrepresented voices, superhuman fighters and incredible achievers.

Beyond Conversion explores religious freedom, personal identity and the meaning of choice. Watch the trailer here.

Last updated on 19 October 2022