David Seidler Talk in Auckland

Posted Sunday 29 Jun 2014

The NZ Writers' Guild are proud to present a conversation with Academy-award winning screenwriter  David Seidler (The King's Speech). Join chair Fiona Samuel to hear about David's writing life, the intriguing story around making The Kings Speech, and his approach to the craft of screenwriting.

Sunday 6 July 2014, 4-5pm, WG 126, Sir Paul Reeves Building, AUT, Wellesley St East, $5 koha appreciated.

David Seidler has a vast oeuvre writing for stage, television, and feature film. In 2011, he was rewarded for his talent when he received both an Oscar and BAFTA for Best Original Screenplay for  The Kings Speech. David is in New Zealand mentoring at our Writers' Lab Aotearoa.

Stay on afterwards for drinks and nibbles (cash bar)

This event is kindly supported by the AUT School of Communication Studies.

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International Competition for WIFT Members

Posted Sunday 29 Jun 2014

Women in Film and Television Houston invite WIFT members around the globe to enter Literal Magazine's first short film competition with a first place award of $5,000, a BM Cinema Camera, a shoulder rig, lights, a
monitor, DVD copies, a script translation and film scoring.  And that's just first place!  Recognising that women are not equally represented in the industry, organisers are are happy to offer a 20% discount code on entry fees for all WIFT members:

DISCOUNT CODE: sf20literal

The first deadline is coming up July 25th, 2014, but there will still be time! Regular deadline is August 29, 2014 and Late Deadline is September 26,

So far they have received entries from India, Australia, Mexico, UK, Canada, Brazil and of course, USA. If you
choose to use the discount code, please submit via the website:
www.literalmagazine.com/literallyshortfilmawards .

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