Free tickets to At the Wake!

Posted Tuesday 18 Nov 2014

We have two double passes for the preview performance of Victor Rodger's play At the Wake on Tuesday 25 November.

It's a black comedy starring Lisa Harrow and Robbie Magasiva, on at the Herald Theatre.

To secure your tickets just tell us the long-running TV soap that Victor and Robbie have been associated with. Email office@wiftnz.org.nz with the answer in the subject line by Friday  November 21. Winners only will be notified.

Tuesday 25 November - Saturday 6 December
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2 Day Directing Workshop with Jason Stutter- APPLY NOW!

Posted Tuesday 18 Nov 2014

The Directors & Editors Guild of NZ invites applications for up to 10 DEGNZ members to attend a 2 day Directors Toolkit Workshop run by filmmaker Jason Stutter on Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th of November.


Jason is one of our most innovative and prolific filmmakers, having made more than 20 short films and four features, including the highly successful Careful With That� shorts series. Jason is an inspiration for today's filmmakers.

During his 2 day workshop topics covered will include:

  • Communicating with actors
  • Getting actors to connect
  • Working with dialogue heavy scenes
  • Making the unreal feel real with your cast
  • Creating dynamic camera blocking
  • How to direct action sequences
  • Lens selection for best results


What: Directors Toolkit Worshop with Jason Stutter
Where: Auckland University, Pat Hannan Room, 18 Symonds Street, Level 5, Room 501 (Arts 2, Building 207)
When: Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th November 2015, 9AM - 5PM both days.
Refreshments and Lunch provided. DEGNZ
Cost: FREE for DEGNZ members. Non-Members $100.

TO APPLY:

Please provide no more than one page that outlines where you are at in your directing career and what benefit you will gain from attending the workshop.

Application Deadline: 5pm Thursday 20 November 2014 to lucy@degnz.co.nz.