'A Kiwi Legend' is a short film that was written and directed by Tess Novak and produced by Tess Novak and Millie Lynskey for the 2013 Tropfest short film festival. Their film took out the Viewer's Choice Award. The film focuses on an outbreak of a gumboot epidemic in New Zealand after a high fashion gumboot line is produced by fashion label WORLD. It's a humorous documentary style film and involves a cast of real-life Kiwi legends, such as Denise L'Estrange-Corbet, Melanie Lynskey, Sir Colin Meads and Dai Henwood.