Big Screen Symposium programme now live!

Posted Tuesday 24 Nov 2020


The Big Screen Symposium is only days away! The programme is live now - click here to see what's in store 2020 Programme - Live Now! - Big Screen Symposium

A special event this year is a sneak preview of five up-and-coming New Zealand feature films, and we're glad to see WIFT members films are among them. The directors of these films will show a never before seen clip from their film, share what drove them to make it and some knowledge they gained along the way.

Briar Grace-Smith and Ainsley Gardiner with CousinsLinda Niccol with Poppy, Florian Habicht with James & Isey, Matthew Saville with Juniper and Roseanne Liang with Shadow in the Cloud. Strictly no photographs or audio-visual recordings are to be taken during this session.

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Get online and FOCUS on content!

Posted Tuesday 24 Nov 2020


Make sure you drop in on the FOCUS conference, FREE for all production professionals and offering an array of programme sessions featuring leading industry experts. Content makers, film commissions, agencies, location providers and production services will be available to meet online, one on one.

Confirmed content includes:
- Surviving & Thriving As A Freelancer
- The Games Industry: Can It Sustain Its Success?
- The New Era Of Remote Producing
- Optimising Your Film Financing Through Co-Producing

Plus presentations from key note speakers including Sara Putt (pictured right), a champion of women, new talent and technical/production trainees.

When: 15-17 December, 2021
Where: Online

Click here for more information and to register