Heritage supports Storylines Festival

Posted Sunday 10 Aug 2014

Heritage Hotels - one of WIFT's discount providers, are proud to support the annual Storylines Festival where popular children's authors, illustrators and storytellers share the magic of stories.

Dyslexic wombat-tamer and Australian Children's Laureate Jackie French (Diary of a Wombat, Gorilla Grab) and adventure fiction writer Gary Crew (Lost Diamonds of Killiecrankie, the Sam Silverthorn books) join a stellar line-up of 70 local authors, illustrators and storytellers in the upcoming Storylines Festival of New Zealand Children's Writers and Illustrators on 23 -31 August 2014. Admission is free for the Family Days across the country including

Christchurch Family Day, Upper Riccarton Library, Sunday 24 August, 10am - 3.00pm

Wellington Family Day, Michael Fowler Centre, Sunday 24 August, 10am - 3.00pm

South Auckland Family Day, Vodafone Events Centre, Saturday 30 August, 10am - 3.00pm
Auckland Family Day, Aotea Centre, Sunday 31 August, 10am - 3.00pm

Check out the Heritage Hotels Book Talk Area at the Family Days. For more information on the festival and further locations visit www.storylines.org.nz

Next Up...

Doc Edge Dates Announced

Posted Sunday 10 Aug 2014

Documentary Edge Festival is New Zealand's only and Australasia's premiere international documentary film festival held annually in Auckland and Wellington. The Festival includes Awards, Q & A sessions with filmmakers, DOC Talks, special events and more.

The 10th annual Documentary Edge Festival will be held in Auckland 20 May - 1 June 2015 and in Wellington 3-14 June 2015.

Documentary Edge Festival is open for submissions via FilmFreeway and Withoutabox which provide cost-saving, paperless submission to film festivals around the world.

Deadlines and Fees
Early Bird: 1 Oct 2014 Feature: $40 | Short: $30
Regular: 15 Dec 2014
Feature: $50 | Short: $40
Late: 31 Dec 2014
Feature: $55 | Short: $45

All New Zealand submissions are free.

More details: http://documentaryedge.org.nz/pages/100