Reminders! Important Dates for International Festivals Etc

Posted Monday 22 Jul 2013

  • The 2013 Sichuan TV Festival is accepting entries for its international TV drama and animation awards (entries close31 July 2013). More information.
  • CineMart, the original and oldest feature film co-production market, is taking applications for its 2014 event. It takes place during the Rotterdam International Film Festival, providing an informal environment for 35 invited producer/director teams to pitch to invited co-producers, sales agents, distributors, TV stations and other potential financiers. CineMart takes place 26-29 January 2014. Entry deadline is 1 September 2013More information.
  • The 8th Rome Film Festival, running 8-12 November 2013, is now open for entries. Submissions close 16 September. Regulations and pre-selection entry forms are availablehere.
  • Registration to attend the 2013 World Congress of Science and Factual Producers (WCSFP), being held 3-6 December in Montreal, Canada, is now open. Early-bird prices are available until October 17More information.

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Heritage Auckland and NZIFF Special Offer

Posted Monday 22 Jul 2013

Heritage Hotels are one of our valued discount providers.

For those planning a multiple movie marathon, host hotel Heritage Auckland promises guests will 'stay rested' with a great weekend special during the New Zealand International Film Festival

Enjoy a night's accommodation in a superior room, over night valet car park, complimentary arrival drink in the bar, breakfast for two in the hotel restaurant and a late check out for just $189 inc. GST per night. Upgrade to a suite for just $20 inc. GST more.

Heritage Auckland is the host hotel for the festival's visiting directors and producers, and is just a stroll to the central city cinema venues. The hotel has a heated lap pool, spa pool, sauna, tennis court and health club on site.

The hotel's lobby bar and caf� is open until late with a tapas menu or award winning Hectors restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

The accommodation special is also available at convenient CityLife Auckland A Heritage Hotel set on Queen Street. To book call reservations on 0800 36 88 88 or visit (Offer is subject to availability and valid for weekend nights only during the festival. Tickets not included).