Taouma and The Coconet TV shine at Doc Edge Festival
A big shoutout to director Lisa Taouma and producer The Coconet TV for their performance at the Documentary Edge International Film Festival (Doc Edge). In the New Zealand Competition - Feature ...read more.
Help crowdfund Wheeler's The Middle Wife
Support a fellow Wifter on a filmmaking journey! Tanya Wheeler has written and co-produced (with Kahra Scott-James who's also on sound design) The Middle Wife, a ghost story set in 1910. A ...read more.
WIN tickets to The Ideal Palace
Based on the incredible true story of Joseph Ferdinand Cheval (Jacques Gamblin), comes the remarkable tale of a French postman who spent 33 years crafting his magnificent 'Ideal Palace'. Everyda ...read more.
Get your entries into Show Me Shorts!
The deadline is fast approaching for Show Me Shorts 2019! This will be the 14th edition of the competitive Oscar-qualifying traveling festival that reaches 28 venues nationwide. Festival directo ...read more.
Wifters win Raupapa Whakaari Development funding
Congratulations to all the Wifters who won funding from this joint initiative between NZOA and the New Zealand Film Commission. The funding goes toward drama series from New Zealand, and of the ...read more.
Powerful local webseries moves into post-production
We're looking forward to seeing this new local webseries produced by Craig Gainsborough and featuring Renée Sheridan, which has wrapped principal photography this month. With a five-episode stor ...read more.
Sydney Film Festival features strong Kiwi presence
A big shout out to the many WIFT members who are being celebrated across the ditch in the upcoming Sydney Film Festival! The programme for the 66th Sydney Film Festival has been released and New ...read more.
VIDEO SLOT Bellbird
We have Bellbird for our video slot this week. Co-produced by Catherine Fitzgerald and starring Rachel House, it's the feature film debut of Hamish Bennett, who wrote and dir ...read more.