Amazing films made against the odds
How women of colour have been treated - and represented - in film is shameful, but despite this, some brilliant movies have been made against the odds, writes Katarina Hedrén for the BBC. Clic ...read more.
Enjoy docs in the square over summer
Aucklanders, did you know there's a giant digital screen behind the Town Hall? It towers over a grassy green and comes with bean bags, shade and a cafe / bar. Check out the programme of ...read more.
How can cinema attract younger audiences?
It's an issue that affects us all: the number of younger people going to movies is declining, so can the film industry halt the decline of young audiences in cinemas? Film industry data hound St ...read more.
A gong for Film Otago Southland
Congratulations to Film Otago Southland which won the Outstanding Film Commission award at the Location Managers Guild International (LMGI) Awards in California in September! The award was vo ...read more.
Important film permit and fee updates from LINZ
Filmmakers, make sure you have all your i's dotted and t's crossed! Check out the updated Land Information New Zealand (LINZ) film permit form and revised schedule of fees for filming on Crown P ...read more.
Find out what cameras and lenses the experts use
IndieWire asked Oscar-contending cinematographers which cameras and lenses they used and, more importantly, why these were the right tools to create the visual language of their respective ...read more.
Watch new POI videos online now
Did you miss a speaker or two at the Power Of Inclusion summit? Check out the new Power of Inclusion summit videos, available online now! Click here to view some POI action IMAGE/you ...read more.
Record levels of diversity on and behind the camera
And on the brighter side, The New York Times reveals that a Directors Guild of America report has found that for the very first time, 50% of TV episodes in 2018/19 were directed by women or peop ...read more.