SWANZ Awards open for nominations

Posted Monday 10 Jul 2017

All you writerly types, employ your considerable skill in putting yourself forward for this year's SWANZ Awards.

Nominations are now open for the 8th Annual SWANZ (Script Writer Awards New Zealand) and Unproduced Script Competition. The New Zealand Writers Guild is proud to support and celebrate writers in 10 categories at the 2017 SWANZ Awards.

"The NZWG aims for SWANZ to be heavy on joie de vivre and light on rhetoric so everyone can get down to the important stuff - celebrating together!" (So says the NZWG - and we like the sound of that.)

� Nominations close: Friday 4 August 2017
� Finalists announced: Friday 11 August 2017
� Awards ceremony, including announcing the NZWG Mentorship Award: Thursday 28 September 2017

Category details, entry costs and all other relevant stuff can be found online. 'Swonderful!

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Submit now for Vancouver Women in Film Festival

Posted Monday 10 Jul 2017

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Women in Film and Television Vancouver is pleased to announce that submissions are now open for the 2018 Vancouver International Women in Film Festival and Screenplay Competition (#VIWIFF).

The five-day celebration, happening March 7-11, 2018, will showcase an impressive line-up of short and feature films (narrative, documentary, experimental and animation) by established and emerging women filmmakers from around the world.

The regular deadline is July 31, 2017. (There are also two late deadlines: Sept 15 & October 1.)

Find out more about the festival.
Enter via Film Freeway.