“This Dark Light” Semifinalist in Final Draft Script Competition
Congratulations to WIFT NZ member Tamsyn Harker and Esther Venning who have made it to the semifinals of Final Draft's Big Break Contest with their script This Dark Light. Well done and best of ...read more.
Wellington WIFT Member Represents NZFC at Bake Off
Wellington WIFT NZ member Beth Brash was one of five NZFC staff members who competed in the Wellington Bake Off final at the Town Hall. Beth's delicious creations included such treats as goat ch ...read more.
WIFT E-News for 23 August
This week the Film Archive is commemorating the life of Wellington filmmaker and poet Kathy Dudding who passed away a year ago. They will be having a special screening of her short films and rea ...read more.
Convergence 2011: State of Play Forums
Screen Australia has new information about the state of Australian content - who's watching, who's spending, who cares and why? These forums will supply you with information about trends, influe ...read more.
Interview with Octavia Spencer
Octavia Spencer plays Minnie Jackson in The Help. In this interview she talks about her role in the film and the importance of women supporting films which feature female characters in lead rol ...read more.
Asia New Zealand Film Foundation Trust Web Site
The Asia New Zealand Film Foundation Trust web site has recently launched. The web site is dedicated to Asian films, Asian filmmakers and Asian film-making in New Zealand. Visit the web site her ...read more.
Auckland More Creative Than Australia
Recent research shows that one in ten Aucklanders is a creative. Auckland, Tourism, Events and Economic Development Ltd (ATEED) will be using the data to help strengthen the sector and empower A ...read more.
Dame Kate Harcourt Wins Best Actress at Rhode Island International Film Festival
Dame Kate Harcourt won the Best Female Actress category at the 2011 Rhode Island International Film Festival for her role in short film Pacific Dreams. In the film she plays lead character Grace ...read more.