Making a feminist film: Louise Lever on Revolt She Said
Featuring interviews with powerhouse women such as former New Zealand Prime Minister Helen Clark and Aboriginal leader Dr Jackie Huggins, Louise Lever's documentary Revolt She Said captures a port ...read more.
Marbrook's Loimata wins Grand Prix at FIFO
A big round of applause for producer/director Anna Marbrook, whose documentary feature, Loimata, The Sweetest Tears, has won the Grand Prix du Jury at Tahiti's prestigious FIFO, (Festiv ...read more.
Grab your tickets to opening night screening of Cousins - with directors' Q&A!
Don't miss this special event presented by Ngā Aho Whakaari and Women In Film & Television NZ. Briar Grace Smith and WIFT member Ainsley Gardiner co-direct this eagerly anticip ...read more.
Filmmakers, you need to get on the Black List!
The Black List is partnering with the New Zealand Film Commission (NZFC) for the Black List New Zealand Project (BLNZP), an initiative that will fund: - Assessment of your feature film sc ...read more.
WIFTers’ award-winning sports programme back for second season
Tune in to The Spinoff to see the second season of Scratched: Aotearoa's Lost Sporting Legends to check out more stories about New Zealand athletes whose incredible feats have been forgotten ...read more.
Local film's premiere offers disturbing and delightful encounters
Come along to the world premiere of this anthology film on 3 March, and support our emerging local filmmakers. Encounters brings together eight new New Zealand directors, including WIFT ...read more.
WIFTers feature in all Fresh Shorts teams
Six filmmaking teams have been selected for funding and we're thrilled to see there's at least one WIFT member in every team! We're very proud of you all! Each project receives a grant of $15,00 ...read more.
In memory of Tony Hiles
Our sympathy goes out to the family and friends of Tony Hiles, who passed away on 6 February. Tony was the first man to support WIFT by becoming a member back in the day. "Tony was al ...read more.