RNZ seeks fun and innovative, social-led content for Rangatahi Māori

Posted Tuesday 23 Nov 2021

A funding announcement by Te Māngai Pāho and NZ On Air is due mid-December, so RNZ is getting its ducks in a row in case funds are available for a Co-fund round in early 2022 .

With that in mind, RNZ is seeking expressions of interest/short pitches for projects looking for Primary Platform support should…

Te Māngai Pāho/NZOA Co-Fund - Secondary Platform Support

Posted Tuesday 23 Nov 2021

But that's not all from RNZ! For productions who are already talking to, or have secured Primary Platform support other than RNZ, but are interested in RNZ as a Secondary Platform, please express your interest by 4pm, Monday, January 24 2022 via commissioning@rnz.co.nz

Please note:

  • Any requests received later than this date will not be considered.
Apply for the Catalyst He Kauahi short film fund

Apply for the Catalyst He Kauahi short film fund

Posted Tuesday 09 Nov 2021

This fund's deadline is a while away but don't leave it until the last minute! Catalyst He Kauahi aims to support New Zealand filmmakers to progress their talents to the next stage and make exceptional, high-end narrative short films that will ignite the flame and be the catalyst for change in their career.
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Final production funding round for Te Puna Kairangi opens 6 December

Final production funding round for Te Puna Kairangi opens 6 December

Posted Tuesday 09 Nov 2021

Get ready to apply, we know lots of you have what this fund is looking for! Ara ki Te Puna Kairangi – The Premium Development Fund (‘Premium Development’) is designed to support projects that are ambitious and bold with significant international appeal and should represent a step change to support high quality productions. 

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The deadline is looming for your Someday Stories application!

The deadline is looming for your Someday Stories application!

Posted Tuesday 09 Nov 2021

If you're an emerging young filmmaker aged 18-29, and you have a focus on making sustainability-focused short films, you should apply! If you know someone like that - encourage them to apply! A $10K budget is available for documentaries, and $15K for a scripted drama, including mentoring and support from the Someday Stories team.

Deadline:…