Submissions open to WIFT Alberta Film Festival

Posted Friday 19 Jul 2019

The earlybird deadline is fast approaching to the Women in Film and Television Alberta's third annual film festival! Note that WIFT members get a discount on submissions, so make the most of this opportunity to enter an international festival that's focused on providing women and femme-identifying people, regardless of gender, with a platform to tell their stories. The event will also include networking opportunities, workshops, and panel discussions on the state of women in the screen industries. The festival runs from September 27 - 29, 2019.

Important dates:
Early Bird Deadline: July 26, 2019 ($30 per submission, $20 for WIFT members)
Regular Deadline: August 23, 2019 ($40 per submission, $30 for WIFT members)

Click here to submit your films via FilmFreeway

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Posted Friday 19 Jul 2019

Commissioner Drama & Scripted Comedy

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Production Assistant
Weta Digital

Weta Digital is seeking a Production Assistant to aid the Production team in any matter, as required. A typical day for a Production Assistant could include:
Organising meetings
Taking notes and following up with artists
Delivering files and documentation to clients
Organizing reference material
Ordering food and providing support to the team

The ideal candidate will be:
Organised and able to use initiative
A confident, clear communicator
Sharp and resilient
Calm and personable under pressure
Able to handle confidential material
Able to multitask
Highly attentive to detail
Comfortable dealing with all levels of the organization
Able to juggle priorities in a fast paced environment
Able to troubleshoot and solve problems.

Bonus points for:
Previous knowledge of VFX pipeline and/or film industry experience
Knowledge of Filemaker, Excel & Word

Please note, to be eligible for this role you must be a NZ citizen or a NZ Permanent resident.

Click here to apply