Wellington STS Event - Tomorrow night!

Posted Tuesday 26 Aug 2014

Off-Script: Creating Drama Through Improvisation with Robert Marchand

Join the Film Archive and Script to Screen this month for a Writers' Room with Australian director and academic Robert Marchand. Robert will talk to story advisor and acting coach Brita McVeigh about the relationship between film makers and actors in the process of character-based improvisation.

Join fellow industry members from 5:30pm for a glass of wine, talk from 6pm-7pm, and please stay afterwards for a slice of Heaven Woodfire Pizza on STS.

6pm Wednesday 27 August

Mediatheatre, Taranaki Street, Wellington

$5 koha appreciated

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Apply now for Short Film Lab 2014!

Posted Tuesday 26 Aug 2014

REMINDER! Applications close 4th September 2014!

Script to Screen and  Show Me Shorts are now calling for applications for the 2014 Short Film Lab.

Successful applicants will be offered a place in a one-day workshop as well as an opportunity for individual follow-up sessions. Participants in the 2014 Short Film Lab will be mentored by experienced industry practitioners who have excelled in short filmmaking including:  Jackie van Beek (Go the Dogs), Jake Mahaffy (Miracle Boy) and  Shuchi Kothari (Coffee and Allah). A fourth mentor will be announced soon.

Six writers (or writer/directors) will be selected to workshop their short film ideas (or short film scripts) during the full-day lab hosted by the University of Auckland on Saturday 8th November 2014. Those selected can come on their own, or bring up to two key creative collaborators with them. Thanks to the support of the  New Zealand Film Commission and the  Screen Production Programme at the University of Auckland, participation in the Short Film Lab is free for all selected. Travel grants are available for successful applicants who reside out of Auckland.

Applications close Thursday 4th September at 5pm.

Click here for more information and to apply now.