The Venice Film Festival missed the MeToo memo

Posted Sunday 04 Aug 2019

It seems the Venice Film Festival still has a long way to go on possible gender parity, according to this article in the Hollywood Reporter. This year's Festival competition line-up features just two female-directed films out of 21 titles, which equates to less than 10%.

 

 

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Gearing up for the Show Me Shorts Festival

Posted Sunday 04 Aug 2019

We're looking forward to the Show Me Shorts opening night and awards ceremony on 5 October in Auckland at the ASB Waterfront Theatre. Meanwhile, the Wellington season will kick off on Friday 11 October with a gala event at The Embassy. Tickets to both opening night events in Auckland and Wellington will be going on sale on 15 August, and the programme will be released in September - watch this space!