Time to enter these SPADA Awards
The good folk at SPADA sent a friendly reminder about encouraging you to either enter or nominate deserving women in their three major upcoming awards. First up is the South Pacific Pictures ...read more.
Freshwater awarded NZFC scholarship
We're thrilled for Matasila Freshwater who was awarded a special grant of $15,000 from the New Zealand Film Commission's 2019 Gender Scholarship. Samoan screenwriter Sima Urale won the scholarsh ...read more.
Kiwi-Canadian production awarded funding
It's great to hear that Night Raiders, a New Zealand-Canada co-production was awarded conditional production funding in July. Night Raiders is co-produced by our own Ainsley Gardiner, ...read more.
Brettkelly wins accolades
Next time you bump into Pietra Brettkelly (pictured below), congratulate her on becoming the inaugural Arts Foundation Laureate to receive the Dame Gaylene Preston Arts Laureate Award in Do ...read more.
For My Father's Kingdom shines at Los Angeles Asia Pacific Festival
A big congratulations to Wifters on the team behind For My Father's Kingdom. This fabulous film received the Best International Documentary award at the Los Angeles Asia Pacific Film Festival in ...read more.
Save the date for the Christchurch Roadshow
Christchurchians, it's time to mix and mingle! HODs, crew, vendors, producers, directors, writers, investors are invited to join the NZFC for an industry information evening and drinks on Friday ...read more.
Applications for NZFC international co-development fund open
Calling all producers! This fund has an annual allocation of $400,000 available on a contestable basis, so get your applications in. The fund will offer two strands: the Series Drama Matched Fun ...read more.
Gearing up for the Show Me Shorts Festival
We're looking forward to the Show Me Shorts opening night and awards ceremony on 5 October in Auckland at the ASB Waterfront Theatre. Meanwhile, the Wellington season will kick off on Friday 11 ...read more.