WIN double passes to Red Joan
Here's your chance to see another stand-out performance by Academy Award winner Dame Judi Dench! We have five double passes to give away to Red Joan, inspired by true events, and based on ...read more.
Doc Edge and Rei Foundation funding docos for a youthful audience
Here's an exciting opportunity and challenge for documentary makers! Doc Edge, in partnership with Rei Foundation Limited is offering the Rangatahi Film Fund, an innovative new fund for short do ...read more.
WIFT to co-host global summit on The Power Of Inclusion in Auckland
We're thrilled to announce The Power of Inclusion, a global summit hosted by the New Zealand Film Commission (NZFC) and co-hosted Women in Film and Television International (WIFTI), with sup ...read more.
How Game of Thrones redefined female roles on television
Ahead of the Game of Thrones final series trailer, the NZ Herald notes how the show redefined the way we see women on screen. Iain Glen, who plays Ser Jorah Mormont, says that "Right from t ...read more.
Hollywood embraces diversity but why are female director jobs still sparse?
Two weeks ago, the big movie studios showcased their 2019 lineups for multiplex executives, and diversity shone through! However, The New York Times laments, while moviegoers are responding ...read more.
The forgotten women of film production
The meticulous, exhausting work of hand-colouring film was one of the first careers in film production available to artistic women, and they came to dominate the field at the turn of the 20th ce ...read more.
Cannes film company seeks NZ partnerships for eco doco
Cannes-based Sevana Films seeks partnerships (co-producer, broadcaster, investor) in New Zealand to support its latest project Vahine Whaiwhai, a documentary on women who fight for ecology in th ...read more.
VIDEO SLOT The Power
We love seeing our members' work, and thought we'd share this music video directed by Petra Cibilich and showcasing the work of cinematographer Maria Ines Manchego. Brutal and beautiful; ho ...read more.