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Rebekah Wilson - Software Developer


Rebekah is a self-taught software developer, skills she initially developed in the mid-90s while studying composition and technology at Victoria University. She has been an instrumental figure in the nascent field of Remote Collaboration over the Internet since the early 2000s as technical co-founder of US-based Source Elements.(http://source-elements.com/) She is offering a generous 10% discount to all WIFT members - get her details through our online membership contact book.    read more >



 

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WIFT NZ, Women in Film and Television Incorporated, is an organisation with over 600 members working in film, television and associated industries which works to support growth and sustainability in the screen industries with a particular emphasis on equal opportunity and participation for women. WIFT NZ belongs to a global network and runs a full and varied programme of workshops, events, mentoring and internships; offers a varied range of purchasing discounts; issues a regular newsletter and provides networking, research, advocacy, information and support services.
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2016 WIFT NZ Awards


Read the full Winners List here.


Jane Wrightson, Chief Executive Officer of New Zealand On Air, winner of the Great Southern Film & Television Award for Outstanding Contribution to New Zealand Screen Industry.

Wift Award Winner 2016

Leanne Pooley, winner of The South Pacific Pictures Award for Achievement in Film.

Wift Award Winner 2016

Bettina Hollings, winner of The Queenstown Camera Company Entrepreneurship Award

Wift Award Winner 2016

Philly de Lacey, winner of The Images & Sound Award for Success in Television

Wift Award Winner 2016

Desray Armstrong, winner of Fulcrum Media Finance Woman to Watch Award

Wift Award Winner 2014

Hinewehi Mohi, winner of Te Puni Kōkiri Te Reo Māori Champion Award

Wift Award Winner 2016

Leonne Kassler, winner of The Professional Lighting Services Award for Unsung Heroine of the NZ Screen Industry


In the news...


Fri

16

Dec

First up, this week's offering for the video slot is from Nathalie Boltt, The Silk. Here's a synopsis to get you started... The Silk, Mrs Blackie's cherished wedding present, has lain, untouched, in the cupboard for 50 years. Now that her lifetime with Mr Blackie is drawing to a close, she ...read more.

Thu

15

Dec

WIFT member Helena Bethune would like to get in touch with people who need help putting pitches and proposals together. For a contracted fee (mutually agreeable) she is happy to meet with you and discuss your projects and how she can help secure you a media platform and audience. Fee ...read more.

Thu

15

Dec

Lots of good news for many WIFT members in this line-up so we congratulate everyone.  A great start for 2017. New Zealand audiences can look forward to a host of insightful new factual programmes coming to television screens. In election year, specialist current affairs shows Q + A, ...read more.

Thu

15

Dec

The Minister of Commerce and Consumer Affairs has released a report concluding a study into the role of copyright and designs in the creative sector. This is an important document for everyone in the film, television and creative industries generally (and you are encouraged to set asi ...read more.

Tue

13

Dec

Working from home is tough and modern offices are full of distractions. But fear not - for help has arrived for Wellington writers and producers looking for a peaceful, productive workspace. Bureau at 158 The Terrace is a beautiful, quiet coworking space inspired by New York's Writers ...read more.

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