Courageous Conversations is a 4 part documentary mini series where a migrant to New Zealand gets to tell their story to an inquisitive and sensitive New Zealand listener. The Storytellers have all faced challenging experiences as part of their relocation to NZ. Courageous Conversations are true stories that cover some serious topics that could be upsetting to some audiences.
Episode 1 - Tom Ingham a Nelson Giant, Basketball player and teacher at Nelson Intermediate sits down with Miguel, a young Colombian man who escaped gang threats with his family seeking refuge in Aotearoa three years ago. They discuss his feelings about trust and safety, his challenges overcoming the English language in a foreign land and his dreams and aspirations for the future.
Produced by: Innit Creative
Executive Produced by: Cultural Conversations
Sound by: Fresh FM
Funded by: Ministry of Ethnic Communities