The Story

It's all about family.

The Factory tells the story of a Samoan family competing in a talent quest. 

Three generations of the Saumalu family are living day-by-day, paycheck-to-paycheck when their Dad Kavana decides his family is going to win the Ex-Factory competition; a quest to find the best singing group from South Auckland factories.

It’s a heartfelt slice of South Auckland life crammed with music. Each of the characters has their own story; stories of falling in and out of love, near brushes with the law and keeping their jobs at the Factory.

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New Zealand On Air and Telecom.

Produced By

Webisodes devised and written by Michael Bennett. A joint venture by the Kila Kokonut Krew and Jump Film and Television. Copyright Jump Film and Television.