In the Rainbow tells the colourful coming of age stories of LGBTQ+ youthin New Zealand.Inspired by true stories,each episode brings a colour of the rainbow to life. Follow a dramatic and emotional incident in the life of one of the young residents of Te Aho Bay, as they navigate their lives and figure out how to stand out when you can’t fit in.
In The Rainbow is a brand new seven part series that has been created by a young 18 year old female New Zealand filmmaker (Rose McMahon). Each of the episodes are inspired by true stories which have been submitted by Kiwis and turned into moving, compelling and authentic scripts. Starring a cast of up and coming New Zealand actors, many of whom are LGBTQ+.