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French-born editor Mélisa Cohen got a crash course in Kiwi culture working on two documentaries about Kiwi icons.    read more >



 

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WIFT NZ, Women in Film and Television Incorporated, is an organisation with over 700 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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Jan

Here's a great opportunity for screenwriters in the capital: producer Vicki Pope and director Rob Sarkies have partnered with Wellington's Toi Pōneke Art Centre to offer a 12-week residency for a Wellington-based screenwriter. To apply, you'll need to have a feature film script at a stage tha ...read more.

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Jan

Wellington's Ngā Taonga Sound and Vision has curated a cracking line-up of films for the next two weeks! We'll be looking out for the Vicky Pope-produced Gardening With Soul, a gentle documentary that charts the journey of octagenarian Sister Loyola Galvin (pictured above) through the se ...read more.

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17

Jan

The 2018 WIFT awards are fast approaching and we're gearing up for what's going to be a sparkling night celebrating the achievements of women in the screen industries. Those of you who attended the last awards will know it's a special evening - and that there will be a surprise or two in ...read more.

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Jan

Big news for talented director Roseanne Liang, who has been voted onto The Alice Initiative, a list of female directors who are primed for a studio job. Mid- to top-level film executives at every major studio and several top production companies, had found that when searching for director ...read more.

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Jan

If you're planning on coming to Auckland need short-term accommodation, here's a great possibility at the home of one of our lovely members!  Much more convivial than a motel room!! Filmmaker Zia Mandviwalla has a spare room in her spacious, centrally located home and would love to o ...read more.

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