The Travelling Cinema Company

Events and Entertainment | Warkworth


The Travelling Cinema Company
111 Edgerley Road RD 1 ,
Warkworth, 0981


Openair Cinema Ltd. is a New Zealand based company founded in 2003 – 100% Kiwi owned and operated. It staged the first big screen open air cinema in New Zealand at Auckland’s Viaduct Harbour in January 2004.

We hold a large number of different events all over the nation, so check out if we’re heading your way, ordiscover our solutions and how we can help make your dream event a reality.

Openair Cinema Mission Statement:

“To people who enjoy going out, Openair Cinema offers cinema entertainment in a very special environment, making it an unforgettable movie going experience.”

New Zealand film director Ian Mune says Openair is
“A fantastic facility… an amazing way to experience film. It is of a very high standard and you are lucky to have it.”

Your dream is our challenge!

Our projection screen is the biggest outdoor screen in New Zealand (18m wide and 11m high). We can cater for up to 5000 viewers or more than 350 cars, provided the space is big enough to accommodate these numbers. We’ve used public parks, urban venues, vineyards, beaches, private settings, even streets or places in townships and inner cities.

We run the only mobile DCP (Digital Cinema Projection) Unit in the country as well as the older 35mm Film projector. Digital Cinema makes it possible to screen the newest releases as well as any older films, as long as we can get the copyrights secured for you. We have a long-standing relationship with all the relevant film distributors in the country as well as the NZ Film Commission and are happy to do those negotiations in your behalf.

Our set-up allows, screening advertising/promotions/short films etc. in almost any format prior to screenings, during intermissions or as epilogue.

Our set-up includes a world standard audio system, which ensures, that people at any point of viewing understand the spoken word as well as ensuring the spectacular sound to underline a fantastic picture quality of films of any genre.

We deliver solutions for

  • Outdoor screenings (sit-in)
  • Drive In Cinema with Radio Transmission
  • Indoor Cinema set-ups
  • Gear Hire

Openair Cinema has a lot of experience in event management and so we can handle your event from the planning stages to the debrief in a very cost effective and professional manner.