Film & TV Music Composed, Performed, & Produced by Joel Haines

Soundtrack for TK Maxx, Australia. Agency: AdMusic
Soundtrack for architecural practise : Warren & Mahoney
Holden TVC’s. Agency: Special Group Auckland
Enphase Energy TVC – Production Company: Kintaro Studios
Sleepmaker -Brand adds 2016 – Agency: Chemistry Interaction
EasyYo – Agency: BCG2
Audi-Q7 – Agency: BCG2
Bach Espresso – Brand adds 2015
Audi – Land of Quattro
Polaris Quad Bikes – Agency: Bettle & Associates
Bendigo Bank – McCaan Melbourne
Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation – McCaan Melbourne
Nestle – Toddler Gold
Yates – 4x TVC’s Agency: BCG2
Freeview – Free your TV – Agency:True
Freeview Launch – Agency:True
1 Cover Insurance – BCG2
Air NZ Safety – Featuring Betty White & Gavin Macleod
Air NZ – Grabaseat deals
Air NZ – Rico
Air NZ – Retail Black Campaign
Air NZ – Seat/inflight
Air NZ – Project Vector
Mazda – CX9 – Agency: 99
Mazda – CX7 – Agency: 99
Mazda – CX5 – Agency: 99
Mazda – M Deals – Agency 99
VW Touareg – China (Black & Cameron)
MasterCard ‘All Blacks’
Fletchers Door and Window Systems – BCG2
Starship Hospital
Hallenstiens Brothers
Sanitarium So Good
Subway Morocco
McDonalds – El Maco
Mercedes – C Class
Lawson’s Bread
Sanitarium – Wholegrain Fables / So Good / Weetbix
Sky Sports – Channels 1,2,3 ID music & Sound Design
Prime Sport
DVS − Home Ventilation Systems
EQC − NZ Earthquake Commission
Subway − Summer in a Sub
Subway – Italian
Kelloggs – Sultana Bran / Light & Tasty
NZ Water Safety – Baby in the Water (nominated for AXIS Award 2007)
MSIG Insurance – for Singapore release
Genesis Energy
Miki House − for Japanese release
Mizone − Rapid
Natures Fresh
Just Juice – Splash
Just Juice Bubbles
TV2 – Channel ID Theme Song
NZ Navy − Recruitment
Cavalier Bremworth
So Good − Soy Milk
Yellow Pages
Griffins Biscuits
Coke − ‘Fever’ NZ All Blacks
Plastic Box
Cats Prefer Chef (Cat Food)
Tile Warehouse
Visique Optometrists
Fiji Visitors Bureau – Fiji Tourism Board
Sprint Softdrink (Fiji)
Hanover Finance 2
Toyota Kluger − Australia
Sony – Made in America speakers
BNZ Credit Cards – Savings / Accounts
Destination Taranaki − Tourism NZ
Flixotide − Asthma inhalers
Four Seasons
Griffin’s – Calci / Vita Wines / Wines
Ssangyong – Launch of Ssangyong range for the Korean Market
Ssangyong – Music for Ssangyong stand at the Paris Motorshow
Jam TV Showreel and website
Intrepid Travel
Shotover jet 2 (seperate Campaigns)
Elders Finance
Matariki (music composed for the annual matariki festival)
Destination Taranki
Waikato Tourism
Matarangi Beach Estates
ITM Building Supplies
Prouds Jewellers
Master Builders
Eta Freestyles
KO (Kickboxing NZ)
Mother Earth – Cereal Bars
Dick Smith Electronics
Bank of New Zealand
Maori TV
FMG insurance
Highmark Homes
Bach Espresso
Methven Satinjet
NZ Fire Service 4x Radio Commercials.
Magnificent Matarangi
ANZ Young Farmer
BNZ Phone System
Television New Zealand
Hanover Finance
Air NZ – Ricco
Vodafone Scary


Tv Series for Greenstone TV presented by Dame Anne Salmond

The Brokenwood Mysteries Season 4

Season 4 of the award winning murder mystery.

The sisterhood

Finalist, TVNZ New Blood web series competition

DNA detectives Season 2

DNA Detectives season 2, is taking twelve well-known New Zealanders on the adventure of a lifetime following the road map hidden within them. Production Company: Jam TV

Aotearoa 2

Season 2 of the beautiful history series for Maori TV

Burgers & Shakes

Short Film By Stephane Monten

‘The Price Of Milk’

TVNZ Documentary presented by Cameron Bennett

The Brokenwood Mysteries Season 3

Season 3 of the award winning murder mystery.

Dirty Laundry – TVNZ Drama 2016

13 part comedy/drama for TVNZ & Filthy productions.

Westside – Season 3 –  2017

The third season of the TV3 drama series is scheduled to premiere in 2017.

Westside – Season 2 –  2016

Season 2 continues the story of Ted & Rita through 1981, this time at 10 episodes.


TV series for Maori TV, & Bradley Walker

The Price of Peace

Feature Documentary – 2015. The enlightening and moving portrait of Tūhoe activist, artist and kaumātua Tame Iti. Premiered at the 2015 New Zealand Film Festival

Westside  – 2015

Prequel to Outrageous Fortune. This six-part series tells the story of legendary safe cracker and career criminal, Ted West and his fire cracker of a wife, Rita. South Pacific Pictures

The Brokenwood Mysteries Season 1

series of 4x two-hour murder mystery stories set in a seemingly quiet country town – South Pacific Pictures

 Step Dave Seasons 1 & 2 (TV)

Comedy Drama Series 2014, 2015. STEP DAVE is a light-hearted, family drama which demonstrates one of the realities of modern life – that families come in all different shapes and sizes.

Waiata – Maori Television (Titles Music)

A new musical series that provides a platform for emerging and established Maori artists to perform original music.

Atomic Falafel – Feature Film.

Israeli/German/NZ coproduction 2015. Two girls from nuclear towns in Israel and Iran spill their countries most valuable secrets on Facebook while trying to prevent a nuclear crisis.Director: Dror Shaul

DNA Detectives (TV) – 2015

DNA Detectives is taking twelve well-known New Zealanders on the adventure of a lifetime following the road map hidden within them. Production Company: Jam TV

 The Kick – Tele-feature

The Kick is the story of Stephen Donald, and that kick he slotted to ensure New Zealand won the Rugby World Cup in 2011. Production Company: Great Southern Television

The Golden Hour – Tele-feature/Documentary/Drama

Based on iconic New Zealand Olympians Peter Snell and Murray Halberg and their coach Arthur Lydiard, earned an Emmy nomination for Best Documentary.

Strongman ‘The Tragedy’ – Feature Documentary

Soundtrack nominated for best original music. Tele-feature/Documentary – Director: Gaylene Preston Producer: Paula McTaggart – Winner of Best Documentary NZ Film & Television Awards.

 Outrageous Fortune Seasons 2, 3, 4, 5, 6

(Drama series) 2006-2010. New Zealand’s Highest Rating TV Show Ever. South Pacific Pictures   Producer: John Laing

 This Town

Meet the people who make New Zealand a varied culture – and share in their stories, the highs and the lows of living in This Town. – Jam TV

NZ Story – Titles & incidental music

NZ Story gives courageous, honest, heroic and inspirational kiwis a chance to tell their tale. – Jam TV

 Mercy Peak (All Series)

Score nominated for best original music NZTV awards. (Series awarded 12 nominations for TV Guide Awards) South Pacific Pictures. Producer: John Laing. Mercy Peak was a fully realised world in a small town … its strengths were the subtle interplay of characters’ lives and themes combined with careful and clever scripts.

This Way of Life

Shortlisted for the 2011 Academy Awards. 2nd at the Berlin Film Festival 2010 . This Way of Life is a lush and evocative portrait of an inspiring and maverick Maori family living on the edge of the world.

 After the Waterfall – Feature Film

A feature Film based on the Book ‘The Paraffin Child’ – Director: Simone Horricks Producer: Trevor Haysom

 Skin & Bone – Feature Film

(based on the stage play ‘Foreskin’s Lament’) – Screenworks. Producer: Chris Hampsen Director: Chris Bailey

Nights in the Gardens of Spain – Feature Film

Based on the novel by, Witi Ihimaera. Sunday Theatre TV1 – Cinco Cine Director: Katie Wolfe

Prison Families

TV series following ten New Zealand families over six months as they grapple with the challenges of living with a loved one behind bars. – Gibson Group

Along for the Ride

Bike-nut- slash-radio presenter Simon Morton rolls out on a nationwide quest to find out why NZ would be lost up a creek. – Gibson Group

Stolen – Tele-feature

Stolen tells the story of the kidnapping of baby Kahu Durie. South Pacific Pictures Producer: Chris Hampsen Director: Britta Johnstone

Outrageous Fortune – The Movie

Tele Feature 2006. South Pacific Pictures   Producer: John Laing

Diplomatic Immunity 

(Comedy Series) South Pacific Pictures. Producer: Chris Hampsen

Doves of War

(6 part Drama Series) Screenworks. Producer: Chris Hampsen Director: Chris Bailey


(Teenage Comedy Series) Screenworks.Producer: Chris Hampsen Director: Chris Bailey

Polynesian Panthers

From the Dawn Raids to Bastion Point & the Springbok Tour – Nevak ‘Ilolahia explores a movement co-founded by her Uncle Will, set up in the early 70s to liberate Maori and Pacific Islanders in NZ.

 Nga Tamatoa – 40 years on

Documentary marking the 40th anniversary (14 September 2012) of the first National Maori Language Day in 1972, at which the Maori Language Petition was presented to parliament.

Te Korokoro o te Parata

Commissioned by Auckland Museum. Immersive soundscapes as part of the Moana:My Ocean exhibit, which runs at the museum until October 20. Director : Dan Mace

Te Papa Aztec Exhibition

The fascinating and ultimately tragic story of the Aztec Empire through an array of cultural treasures and dramatic multimedia from Mexico’s major museums. Director : Dan Mace

He Toki Huna

documentary that explores the decade of New Zealand’s involvement in the war in Afghanistan.

Red White Black and Blue

Students from South Los Angeles fly around the world to play Rugby.

Living in the Dreamtime

The remarkable story of Madge Taraipine Mohi, a Māori woman working with indigenous communities in Australia, who, along the way discovers a missing piece of her own heart.

The Trouble with Words

Documentary about adult literacy

Papa Joe (Doco)

Taught by his Te Whanau-a-Apanui elders, Papa Hohepa was a renowned practitioner and teacher of Mätauranga and Rongoa Mäori.

Fusion Feasts

Peter Gordon cooking series produced by Hinewehi Mohi for TV3

Marae Kai Masters

Marae teams from across New Zealand turn up the heat in the country’s newest competitive cooking show

Air NZ Rugby Cup

(Regional Rugby Show) Sky TV

Indigenous Insight

Maori Television. Producer – Te Anga Nathan

Te Kaea

Maori Television News

Miharo (6 seasons)

(Children’s Educational Show – Maori Television) Tumanako sound design – Producer: Kay Ellmers

Korero O Nehe Ra. 30x animated stories for Maori TV

Music & Sound Design and Voice recording

 TV2 – (Channel Brand Music) TVNZ
 The Summit

(Reality Series for TV3) Teleola. Producer: Paul Dodge

 Coxy’s Day Off

Teleola. Producer: Paul Dodge


(Investigative Series) Screentime Communicado. Producer: John Keir

 No Ordinary Joe

(TV3 Documentary) Kiwa Productions)


Pre-School Series for Maori Television). Producer: Hinewehi Mohi

Aroha Short Films Series

(Best Indigenous Drama Awards, Winner Drama Series for Aroha Films, Canadian Film Festival)

The Summit

NZ competitive reality TV show

Relative Guilt

Best Documentary Program, Winner Qantas Media Awards 1999). Producer: Leanne Pooley

Kiwi Buddha

TV Guide People’s Choice Awards, Winner Best Script. Producers: Leanne Pooley & Pita Carey

The Receivers

(TV1 Documentary) Nona Films

 Some of my best Friends

(TV2 Series) Tumanako. Producer: Kay Ellmers

 Pa Tucker

(Cooking Series – Maori Television)

Maori Television

(Channel Identity Theme & Signature Music)

Toitu Te Whenua

Series (Maori Television). Producer: Hinewehi Mohi

World of Wearable Arts

An annual International Art and Fashion event where designers can enter garments of wearable art.

Native Diet

Factual TV series that challenges a group of participants to eat and exercise like their tupuna in an effort to have a healthier body and mind.

Some of my best friends

Presented by Pio Terei, this six part documentary series explores and challenges, prejudice and stereotype in New Zealand society.

Kia Mau

Bilingual series for Māori Television


Maori TV Drama Series

Education New Zealand

Educational 5 minute song for world distribution – World Summit meeting

Te Kauta

A risqué chat show with guests for Maori TV


Childrens TV show for Maori TV


exposé tv show for screentime TV3

Sports Nation

Local TV Show 2001



Redemption (Short Film)

Katie Wolfe

Ebony Society (Short Film)

Tammy Davis

The Rap (Short Film)

Brad Haami

Headlong (Short Film)

Simon Raby/Rachel Jean

The Word (Short Film)

Brad Haami


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