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Jan Hellriegel - music publisher/supervisor


Jan Hellriegel has been consumed by music for more than 30 years as a singer/songwriter, and now also as a player behind the scenes. She founded licensing & supervision specialist Aeroplane Music Services, and more recently has developed ‘new-school’ music publisher Songbroker.    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


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Aug

Congratulations to WIFT-er Zoe McIntosh whose short film The World In Your Window won the Cinema Nova and the MIFF Award for Best Fiction Short Film at the Melbourne Film Festival. The Jury said her film "uses images, movement and light in original and often enchanting ways to explore the journeys ...read more.

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Aug

Applications are open for Berlinale Talents 2018, the renowned Berlinale Festival's industry programme for professionals in the first decade of their careers. Berlinale Talents is the annual summit and networking platform of the Berlin International Film Festival. The summit involves panel discuss ...read more.

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Aug

Want to know how to pitch your ideas for TV? These free BBC Academy guides take you through all stages of the process. Developing ideas for TV can be tough, so follow advice from some of the UK's leading TV executives, producers and commissioners. Find out more here.  

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Calling all feature film scriptwriters! Here's your chance for a five-day workshop tailored to meet the development needs of your feature film project. Filmmaker and artistic director of the Sundance Directors' Lab, Gyula Gazdag will be on the workshop team, along with talented local WIFT-ers Bri ...read more.

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Aug

Get your skates on folks, entries for the NZ TV Awards close this Friday! There's a change to the Best Presenter category: it's been split into two categories, Best Presenter Entertainment and Best Presenter News and Current Affairs. Also, there are no official entries for the Television Personal ...read more.

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