NZOA backs Asian comedy helmed by Wifters

Posted Monday 16 Sep 2019

It's great to hear that Wifters are among those NZ On Air is backing in its bid to support more Asian and Pasifika voices. We're looking forward to seeing the work of Mingjian Cui, Selena Joe and Liz Di Fiore in Inked, a coming-of-age comedy-drama about a recent college dropout who launches a tattoo studio while struggling to reconcile with her Chinese immigrant father. It's the first NZ On Air funded project predominantly in Mandarin with English subtitles. Made for Prime it will simultaneously play on New Zealand's largest online Chinese media platform for a Chinese youth audience.

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Meet TV series cinematographer go-to guy Dave Perkal

Posted Monday 16 Sep 2019

Dave Perkal

Cinematographer Dave Perkal ASC is in New Zealand to shoot Cowboy Bebop and the NZ Cinematographers Society has lassoed him in for an informal chat tonight! Perkal's talent for fast-paced camera work has made him the go-to DP for numerous series such as Castle, The Vampire Diaries, Zoo, Wicked City, Scrubs, Hit The Floor, Chuck and Entourage. This informal event will include screenings, discussion and Q&A. This is a rare opportunity so make the emost of it! Refreshments and snacks will be provided.

18 Sep 2019 6:30 pm - tonight!
Where: Panavision, 318 Richmond Rd, Grey Lynn, Auckland
Cost: Free for NZCS members, non-members $15