Freshwater wins prestigious SPADA Award
A big round of applause to writer /director Matasila Freshwater who has won the 2019 SPADA New Filmmaker of the Year! Freshwater (pictured left) started out in the film industry as a consi ...read more.
Wifters shine in NZTV Awards
After so much edge-of-our-seat waiting, we can finally announce the winners of the Huawei Mate30 Pro New Zealand Television Awards 2019! A big congratulations to members who won awards, we've lis ...read more.
WIN double passes to the Reel Anime Festival
Anime fans this is for you! Madman is bringing back its Reel Anime festival next month, with four of the freshest anime films from Japan coming to Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch for a ...read more.
It's time to nominate a deserving woman for the 2020 WIFT Awards!
We're sure you know of some deserving women for this award and now is the time to get nominating! Kirsten Green (pictured right) won the Queenstown Camera Company Craft Award in 2018 - who will ...read more.
Record levels of diversity on and behind the camera
And on the brighter side, The New York Times reveals that a Directors Guild of America report has found that for the very first time, 50% of TV episodes in 2018/19 were directed by women or peop ...read more.
New UK guidelines for directing simulated sex and nudity scenes
Directors UK has launched a new set of guidance for directing scenes featuring nudity and simulated sex - the first of their kind in the UK. Click here for the links to download the guides. ...read more.
Tansley's doco wins at the Naples Film Festival
We're thrilled to hear that The Heart Dances, directed by Rebecca Tansley (pictured below) has won the Focus on the Arts Award at the Naples International Film Festival 2019 in Florida. The film ...read more.
Lots of lovely jobs up for grabs!
Creative producer TVNZ International PR and promotions coordinator NZ Film Commission Digital video editor MediaWorks Producer series and podcasts Radio New Zealand B ...read more.