We’re working hard to make sure MY YEAR WITH HELEN can be seen by as many people as possible. Check back for latest release information, and if you’re interested in showing the film in your city please contact: MYWHscreening@gmail.com


New Zealand International Film Festival

“Gaylene Preston’s My Year with Helen delivers a fascinating portrait of Helen Clark on a mission – and a laconic account of the exasperating circumstances wherein she hit the ceiling at the United Nations.”

- Bill Gosden, NZIFF

The New Zealand International Film Festival will give New Zealand audiences their first opportunity to see this landmark documentary about one of our most influential leaders. Click below to purchase tickets:


Sunday 23rd July, The Civic Theatre, 1.00pm

Tuesday 25th July, The Civic Theatre, 11.00am


Sydney Film Festival

“Director-producer Gaylene Preston (War Stories, SFF 1995; Home by Christmas, SFF 2010) has crafted an inspiring documentary, one that celebrates Clark's achievements, as well recording another step forward for equality.”

The Sydney Festival will host the Special Presentation premiere screening of MY YEAR WITH HELEN on Saturday, 10th June 2017. After the screening, the festival will be hosting an In Conversation session with Helen Clark and Gaylene Preston.

The Sydney Film Festival screenings are as follows (click on the below links for further information and tickets):

Saturday 10th June, State Theatre, 4.20pm - For the gala screening and Q&A

Sunday 11th June, Dendy Opera Quays Cinema, 5.30pm