Deadline this Saturday for the Women Calling The Shots short film showcase

Posted Tuesday 11 May 2021

Filmmakers, here's a great way to show off your short film. Members of Women in Film chapters worldwide (that's you!) are invited to submit their short films for consideration for this programme curated by New York Women in Film & Television (NYWIFT) and the Hamptons International Film Festival (HIFF). A partnership between HIFF and NYWIFT,…

Māori Television RFP for existing footage - Kōrero Tuku Iho

Posted Tuesday 22 Jun 2021

Māori Television invites producers to provide long-format reo Māori kōrero that has already been filmed. There is much valuable kōrero which may have not made the final edit in productions - it could be speakers from hui, oratory from the marae or ful linterviews. It may be kōrero gathered for a single programme, documentary or…

Studio21 script comp opens for entries

Posted Tuesday 22 Jun 2021

Writers, don’t miss this opportunity to get your script in front of the world’s drama community! The seventh edition of the Studio21 Drama Series Script Competition (formerly the C21 Drama Series Script Competition) has opened for entries.

They’re looking for a pilot script for an international drama that will appeal to audiences and co-producers worldwide.

Are you a maker or a shaker?

Posted Tuesday 22 Jun 2021

It doesn't really matter which - just get your entry in to the Awards! The second global Makers & Shakers Awards are now open for entries from the creative screen industries. They aim to spotlight the innovative and impactful contributions made by production professionals, freelancers, film commissions, government film liaison offices, studios, production services, facilities…

Deadline for COVID-19 relief additional funding

Deadline for COVID-19 relief additional funding

Posted Tuesday 08 Jun 2021

Take note if your production has been impacted by COVID-19 restrictions. New Zealand On Air says that at this stage, relief funding will cease to be available after 30 June, 2021.

Final applications for COVID-19 Relief Additional Funding must be received by 5pm on Friday 11 June in order to be assessed and processed before…

Calling producers and writers! Apply now for 37º South Market

Calling producers and writers! Apply now for 37º South Market

Posted Tuesday 08 Jun 2021

Running from 5-8 August, this is a selective event for producers to pitch their script-stage screen projects to potential financiers. The Market also includes screenings for buyers, modules for publishers and IP owners (including IP relating to games, podcasts, stage, musicals, online content, and pieces of journalism) pitching to producers their manuscripts/creative assets for potential…

Scholarships going for UCLA Writing Screenplay Coverage course

Scholarships going for UCLA Writing Screenplay Coverage course

Posted Tuesday 08 Jun 2021

Script To Screen is offering six scholarships for screen practitioners to take part in UCLA's 10-week online training course Writing Screenplay Coverage. Script to Screen will provide wrap-around support, two workshops with the six participants one before and one after the course, and facilitate a study group.
The course dates are 30 September to 8…

Women's Short Screenplay Contest with a $US1,000 prize!

Posted Tuesday 08 Jun 2021

The CinemaStreet Women’s Short Screenplay Competition invites women screenwriters to submit short dramatic scripts of any genre (20 minutes and under) to CinemaStreet Pictures for production consideration. The winning screen writer will receive a $1,000 prize (about $NZ1,386.00 at the current exchange rate) for the option to produce the film. Screenplays may be from anywhere…