Canadian Co Production Event

Posted Monday 02 Mar 2015

Calling all producers with a Canadian project or interest in Canadian Co-production. On March 13 at 12.30 you are invited to a table ronde moderated by WIFT board member Robin Laing with Josette D. Normandeau producer of Canadian French Co Pro Apocalypse WW1. Josette is a special guest at the French Film Festival. This will be followed by a networking event at the NZFC focusing on Canadian productions

Table Ronde: Friday 13 March at 12.30 pm, Alliance Francaise Wellington.

Level 3, Dominion Building, 78 Victoria Street, Wellington.

Attendance at the table ronde is on a first come basis.

NZFC Event: Friday 13 March following the table ronde,

NZFC, Level 3, 119 Ghuznee Street, Wellington.

PLEASE NOTE Attendance at the NZFC event is limited and entry is by RSVP only to



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FilmUp Mentorship DEADLINE!

Posted Monday 02 Mar 2015

Deadline: 5pm, Monday 9th March 2015

If you are a writer, director or producer with a track record don't miss this opportunity to hone your creative practice and advance your career.

For the third year, we are excited to offer talented and tenacious directors, writers and producers tailored mentorships with an industry stalwart to further their craft, career, and creative process. Up to six recipients will work with Script to Screen to identify a mentor that is right for them, and will receive 20hours of mentoring over the course of the the 8-month programme. Alongside mentorship, participants engage in group work & round tables with esteemed filmmakers, and receive wrap-around support from Script to Screen.

Previous mentors have included Scottish novelist and show runner Neil Cross (LUTHER), prolific Australian/NZ producer Tim White, Australian producer Helen Bowden (THE SLAP), legendary Australian director Rolf de Heer (CHARLIE'S COUNTRY), and screenwriter Alice Bell (THE SLAP).

Applications close 5pm, Monday 9th March.

You're able to apply for both FilmUp Mentorship and FilmUp Script Development (see separate story in this e news) - just let us know when you apply which your preference is.

Click here for full information on the programme and apply now.