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Gaylene Preston - director, writer producer


Gaylene Preston's work reveals her commitment to telling New Zealand stories and includes feature films - Home by Christmas, Perfect Strangers, War Stories Our Mothers Never Told Us, Ruby and Rata and television series Bread and Roses, and Hope and Wire.    read more >



 

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WIFT NZ, Women in Film and Television Incorporated, is an organisation with over 500 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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2014 WIFT NZ Awards – 26 February at Heritage Auckland Grand Tearoom

Congratulations to all our finalists and winners and a big thankyou to our MC, Stacey Morrison. Details of the awards, presenters and winners can be found here

Photographer: Andi Crown



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Last night in Auckland (Monday August 25) the Directors & Editors Guild of NZ picked up the baton and assembled a great panel to discuss this riveting subject. With Kim Hill as Chair and an articulate panel of Gaylene Preston, Cushla Dillon, Annie Goldson and Jackie van Beek, DEGNZ Execut ...read more.

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A must for anyone in the industry - the politicians (and a few others) speak! Auckland Broadcasting Debate This Sunday, August 31st 2014, 6.30pm (doors open 6.15pm) Pioneer Women's Hall High Street, Auckland City Moderator: Guy Williams - Comedian Speakers: Maggie Barry - Nat ...read more.

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New Zealand's video game scriptwriting guru Edwin McRae will present an interactive story workshop for non-fiction filmmakers at Doc Edge Lab 2014 this September.  DOC EDGE LAB is an intensive two-day incubator with inspiring presentations from international non-fiction transmedia expe ...read more.

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