Wellington screenwriters residency applications open
Here's a great opportunity for screenwriters in the capital: producer Vicki Pope and director Rob Sarkies have partnered with Wellington's Toi Pōneke Art Centre to offer a 12-week residency for ...read more.
Don't miss your chance to celebrate with WIFT
The 2018 WIFT awards are fast approaching and we're gearing up for what's going to be a sparkling night celebrating the achievements of women in the screen industries. Those of you who atten ...read more.
Liang voted onto Emerging Directors list
Big news for talented director Roseanne Liang, who has been voted onto The Alice Initiative, a list of female directors who are primed for a studio job. Mid- to top-level film executives at ...read more.
WIFTer opens her home to you
If you're planning on coming to Auckland need short-term accommodation, here's a great possibility at the home of one of our lovely members!  Much more convivial than a motel room!! Film ...read more.
VIDEO slot: Molly O'Shea on film and feminism
We thought you'd like this funny and fantastically feminist speech given by filmmaker Molly O'Shea at the 2017 SPADA conference. It's the John O'Shea Memorial Address, and Molly is the g ...read more.
WIN a double pass to The Shape Of Water
To celebrate the NZ cinema release of The Shape of Water on 18 January, we have 5 double movie passes to give away! Starring Academy Award® nominee Sally Hawkins and Academy Award® winner Oc ...read more.
Preston's My Year With Helen premieres in New York
We're celebrating the news that Gaylene Preston's documentary My Year with Helen will have its international premiere at the Athena Film Festival 22-25 February, 2018 in New York. Films a ...read more.
Welcome to our new members
A big thank you to our many new members listed below who have joined up recently, we really value and welcome your support. Jeni Leigh Walker, Kim Webby, Mingjian Cui, Sarah Voon, Jaun Fisher, ...read more.