'tlc' - At 'The Little Cinema'

'nc' - No complimentary tickets

'FULL' - Session is fully booked

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PH 09 372 4240

Booking required

 EFTPOS (no credit cards)  &  cash


The story of singer Helen Reddy,  the first ever Australian Grammy Award winner, and an icon of the 1970s feminist movement.
1h56m M

Fri 4 Dec 5:00pm
Sun 6 Dec 4:30pm
Tue 8 Dec 11:00am
Wed 9 Dec 7:00pm

In this NZ thriller a pregnant woman returns to her childhood home and reunites with her estranged mother. What begins as a tenuous reunion slowly turns terrifying.
1h35m M

Wed 2 Dec 4:00pm

Fri 4 Dec 8:00pm

Milla, a seriously ill teenager, falls in love with a drug dealer, Moses, her parents worst nightmare.
1h57m M

Sat 5 Dec 8:00pm

Comedic filmmaker Elia Suleiman travels to different cities and finds unexpected parallels to his homeland of Palestine.
1h41m PG

Sat 5 Dec 5:00pm tlc
Sun 6 Dec 7:30pm tlc

A young boy and his grandmother have a run-in with a coven of glamorous witches and their leader in this reimagining of a Roald Dahl classic.  
1h44m M


The prehistoric family the Croods are challenged by a rival family the Bettermans, who claim to be better and more evolved.
1h35m PG


Documentary on Colin McLaren, a 77 year old living off grid for 30 years on Rakino Island.
1h18m PG

Mon 7 Dec 7:00pm -

(including Q&A with director Simon Mark-Brown)

Wed 9 Dec 1:00pm

The breathtaking story of a man gifted with exceptional abilities set against the background of the events of the totalitarian fifties.
1h58m R13

Thu 3 Dec 8:00pm
Fri 4 Dec 5:00pm tlc
Sat 5 Dec 8:00pm tlc

The story of the art revolution at the core of the Impressionist movement, through an exploration of fifty legendary paintings.
1h20m E

Fri 4 Dec 8:00pm tlc
Sun 6 Dec 4:30pm tlc

Experience the best of British Theatre on the cinema screen, as recorded during recent live performances. 

NEXT: Cyrano de Bergerac

Mon 14 Dec 5:00pm

A holiday romantic comedy that captures the range of emotions tied to wanting your family's acceptance, being true to yourself, and trying not to ruin Christmas.
1h42m M


Comedy-drama in which a group of women hatch a plan to disrupt the 1970 Miss World beauty competition in London.
1h46m M


A decades-long feud between two sheep farming brothers comes to a head when disaster strikes their flocks.
1h59m PG

Wed 2 Dec 7:00pm

Thu 3 Dec 5:00pm
Sat 5 Dec 5:00pm
Sun 6 Dec 7:30pm
Wed 9 Dec 4:00pm

Thirty years ago Bolshoi Orchestra conductor Andreï Filipov was fired for hiring Jewish musicians. Now a lowly janitor, an opportunity arises to gather his old musicians to go and pose as the official Bolshoi orchestra in Paris.
1h59m M (2009)

Tue 8 Dec 8:00pm only

French Club Film

Animated Australian kids film about a wombat who gets powers she didn't ask for after saving a rookie superhero.
1h25m PG

Sat 5 Dec 2:00pm
Sun 6 Dec 2:00pm

To avenge her mother's death, Pixie masterminds a heist but must flee across Ireland from gangsters, take on the patriarchy, and choose her own destiny.


Animated fantasy family adventure following a silver dragon and his pal, an ophaned boy, as they search for the Rim of Heaven.
1h32m PG


Documentary on New Zealand band SIX60 detailing the stadium-fillers ups and downs on the path to success.
1h32m M


Waiheke Community Cinemas. Waiheke Islands unique 50 and 16 seat movie theatres. Screenings daily. Bringing you the best in cinema entertainment.


Ticket prices

Adults: $16
Concessions: $12

    (Must show current NZ Student, Gold or CS cards)
Children 5-15y: $9 (Under 5's free)

NT Live -  $25 Adult/$20 Concession, Child

MetOpera Live - $33 Adult/$28 Concession, Child

About Bookings​

Currently you can only reserve tickets by leaving a phone message or at the cinema. You will not be required to pay over the phone.
Call us on 09 372 4240. Listen for any booked up sessions (also shown on the website). Press the # key if you wish to skip the recorded message, then speak. You may not hear a beep. This is normal. 
We do not call back unless there is a problem. 
Please provide:

  1. Movie title

  2. Session time and day

  3. Number of people

  4. Your name

  5. Contact number

Please speak clearly (in a place with good cellular reception).
Purchase reserved tickets between 30mins & 10mins before the screening, after which, in the event of a fully booked session, reservations may become void and tickets sold on. Please call us if you wish to cancel or alter your reservation.

Please don't email a reservation.
Feature normally starts at times shown.

Gift Vouchers

Shout your friends and family out to a movie at the cinema with our gift vouchers, available for tickets and confectionery. Come on in to the cinema to purchase.

Film Classifications

G - Suitable for General Audience.

PG - Parental Guidance recommended.

M - Suitable for Mature Audiences. 

R[age] - Restricted to persons [age] and over. (e.g R16)

E - Exempt from classification.

RP[age] - Restricted to persons [age] and over unless accompanied by a parent/guardian. (e.g RP16)

TBC - Rating yet to be confirmed.


Booking reQUIRED

1:00pm Charlatan [R13] 118min NC
4:00pm Reunion [M] 95min
7:00pm Rams [PG] 119min

5:00pm Rams [PG] 119min
8:00pm Charlatan [R13] 118min

5:00pm I Am Woman [M] 116min NEW
5:00pm Charlatan [R13] 118min TLC
8:00pm Reunion [M] 95min
8:00pm Secret Impressionists [E] 80min TLC

2:00pm Combat Wombat [PG] 85min
5:00pm Rams [PG] 119min
5:00pm It Must Be Heaven [PG] 102min TLC
8:00pm Babyteeth [M] 118min
8:00pm Charlatan [R13] 118min TLC

2:00pm Combat Wombat [PG] 85min FINAL
4:30pm I Am Woman [M] 116min
4:30pm Secret Impressionists [E] 80min TLC
7:30pm Rams [PG] 119min
7:30pm It Must Be Heaven [PG] 102min TLC

7:00pm The Man on the Island [PG] 78min NC
       Director Simon Mark Brown will be present for Q&A

11:00am I Am Woman [M] 116min
8:00pm French Club Film
           The Concert (2009) [M] 119min

1:00pm The Man on the Island [PG] 78min
4:00pm Rams [PG] 119min
7:00pm I Am Woman [M] 116min

'TLC' - Screening in 'The Little Cinema' ,  located across the hallway. Purchase tickets at the usual  'main cinema'.

'NC' - No (free) complimentary tickets accepted for this session.

'FULL' - Session is fully booked.