The Dead Lands

The Dead Lands

  • Seasons:
  • 1
Waka, a murdered Māori warrior returned from the Afterlife, and Mehe, a determined young woman, embark on a quest to find who "broke the world" and how to close the breach between the living and the dead.
Waka, a murdered Māori warrior returned from the Afterlife, and Mehe, a determined young woman, embark on a quest to find who "broke the world" and how to close the breach between the living and the dead.

Season 1 (8 episodes)

  • 1. Tell the Dead I’m Coming

    Original air date: 01/23/2020 Runtime: 44:17 min.

    Original air date: 01/23/2020 Runtime: 44:17 min. Waka is sent back from the Afterlife to find honour and redemption.

  • 2. The Sins of the Father

    Original air date: 01/23/2020 Runtime: 46:08 min.

    Original air date: 01/23/2020 Runtime: 46:08 min. Waka and Mehe travel to her uncle’s land, where Mehe discovers her uncle’s terrible secret.

  • 3. The Kingdom at the Edge of the World

    Original air date: 01/30/2020 Runtime: 47:10 min.

    Original air date: 01/30/2020 Runtime: 47:10 min. Waka and Mehe go in search of the boy who knows who broke the world.

  • 4. The Exorcism of the Boy

    Original air date: 02/06/2020 Runtime: 44:37 min.

    Original air date: 02/06/2020 Runtime: 44:37 min. Mehe and Waka bring the boy to the Witches who exorcise him of the evil spirit and discover the name of the one who broke the world.

  • 5. Generational Warfare

    Original air date: 02/13/2020 Runtime: 44:05 min.

    Original air date: 02/13/2020 Runtime: 44:05 min. Mehe and Waka return to her tribe in the caves to tell them what they’ve discovered, only to find the Dead have found a way into the hidden cave complex.

  • 6. A Question of Identity

    Original air date: 02/20/2020 Runtime: 44:08 min.

    Original air date: 02/20/2020 Runtime: 44:08 min. Mehe and Waka search for – and find – Te Kaipō, a powerful Shaman responsible for breaking the world.

  • 7. Broken Promises

    Original air date: 02/27/2020 Runtime: 45:29 min.

    Original air date: 02/27/2020 Runtime: 45:29 min. Waka helps the Shaman by entering a battle with 3 dead warriors as Mehe delves deeper into the occult secrets.

  • 8. The Sacrifice of Innocence

    Original air date: 03/05/2020 Runtime: 44:35 min.

    Original air date: 03/05/2020 Runtime: 44:35 min. The hubris of The Great Shaman Te Kaipō’s occult experiments become apparent.