Fresh Funding

Posted Monday 21 Dec 2015

Congratulations to WIFT members Catherine Fitzgerald, Jessica Bond, Robyn Paterson and Paula Boock for securing Fresh Short Funding in the October round:

October Fresh Shorts $10,000



Writer/Director: Jack Barrowman, Producers: Tom Webb & Catherine Fitzgerald

When a teenage boy's grandmother falls suddenly ill, he finds himself contemplating their relationship and whether he did as much as he could to be close to her.



Writer/Director: Alex McKenna, Producer: Jessica Bond

A lonely, detached, young man lives next to a family who are stuck in a violent relationship, the effects of which begin to take its toll on the neighbour's conscience.

October Fresh Shorts $20,000

Run Rabbit


Writer/Director Robyn Paterson, Producer: Paula Boock

A rabbit hunter proves the tipping point for a young teenage refugee who is trying to battle his way through the culture shock of having arrived in a small central Otago town.

We all look forward to seeing the results in 2016.