Posted Tuesday 19 Feb 2013

Do you have a documentary project currently in production? Are you interested in how you could develop it further?

DOC2DOC is an exciting opportunity for filmmakers to present works in progress, and to get valuable feedback from industry peers to help you move your project forward. Gain fresh perspective! Be Inspired!

An Auckland DOC2DOC is coming up in April so if you've got a documentary film project, submit it for consideration! The timing of this DOC2DOC couldn't be more perfect with the Documentary Edge Festival opening on April 11 2013.

Where: The Classic, 321 Queen Street, Auckland

When: 6.30pm, Thursday, 4th April 2013

Each presenter will have 10 minutes to introduce their project and screen visuals for their film, which can include raw footage, sections of work in progress, selects from a finished work, a trailer or still images.

If interested in presenting, please email your submission by March 15 2013 to:

Please include a synopsis of the film, bio of the filmmakers, a description of the stage the film is in and up to three questions that you want to ask the audience in relation to your project and screened film material.

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Screen Director's Guild NZ - Events

Posted Tuesday 19 Feb 2013

1)VFX Masterclass

Auckland and Wellington, Saturday March 9 2013

Learn conceptual elements of VFX, how to have a clear directors vision when planning and working with VFX, basic VFX rules and techinical requirements, and how to work with your VFX team. All experience levels welcome

2) Editing Masterclass

With Annie Collins, Auckland: Saturday March 23 - Sunday March 24

With John Gilber, Wellington:  Saturday 6 April - Sunday 7 April

In this two day workshop, professionals will guide the group through practical narrative editing skills using examples of material from a feature film.

3) What Do Kids Want From TV? Half-Day Seminar

With internationally renowned researcher in children and media Dr Maya Goetz (Head of the International Central Institute for Youth and Educational Television).

Auckland: Tuesday 5th March, 1-5pm,

St Columba Centre, 40 Vermont St

Wellington: Thursday 7th March, 12:30-4:30pm,

NZ Film Archive, 84 Taranaki St

Registration: Seminar costs $25. Click here to register online via paypal.

If you would like to arrange an alternative method of payment or have any questions please contact Eloise -

4) NZ Children's Screen Trust Public Forum

Join us after the seminar for a lively panel discussion on children's media in a NZ context.  A panel of New Zealand content creators join Dr Maya Goetz to discuss the issues followed by a public Q&A.

Auckland: Tuesday 5th March, 5.30 -7pm,

St Columba Centre, 40 Vermont St

Wellington: Thursday 7th March, 5.30 - 7pm

NZ Film Archive, 84 Taranaki St


Registration: This forum is free and all are welcome.

Please join us afterwards for a drink (a small charge per glass).