Have your say in the Screen Sector Strategy Review
We hope everyone has heard about the development of a strategic plan for the screen industry, taking us from 2020 to 2030. Here's the first announcement with public consultation dates. We encoura ...read more.
Five tips for applying to Fresh Shorts
A great short film can launch a career! The good folk at Script To Screen have put together some helpful tips so you can put your best foot forward in your Fresh Shorts applications. 1. Don't ...read more.
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.
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.
The Venice Film Festival missed the MeToo memo
It seems the Venice Film Festival still has a long way to go on possible gender parity, according to this article in the Hollywood Reporter. This year's Festival competition line-up feature ...read more.
Submissions for Maoriland Film Festival open now
Every March, the indigenous world comes together in Otaki, Wellington to celebrate indigenous screen storytelling at Maoriland Film Festival, the largest Indigenous film festival in the Southern ...read more.