Can you help grow the Screenies?

Posted Wednesday 07 Nov 2018

Screenies Children's Film Festival is looking for people interested in helping to grow this popular festival. After three years at TAPAC and a new venue added in Napier, the festival is ready to expand in both content and locations but it needs more enthusiastic people on board. If you are interested in being a trustee or a volunteer, contact Janette Howe at with your area of interest and availability.

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Sheahan proposal wins Seed funding

Posted Wednesday 07 Nov 2018

Well done to Madeleine Sheahan (pictured below) whose proposal can now grow thanks to funding from the NZWG Seed Grants 2018. Here's a quick synopsis of the project, titled Seven Stars: when Kenzie's runaway mother turns up dead, the teenager discovers that the best way to lay someone to rest is to bring them to life. We're looking forward to seeing your work Madeleine!

Click here to view the list of all successful Seed applicants for this funding round