DEGNZ Directing in the Intimate Zone workshop with JWL

Posted Tuesday 27 Oct 2020


Discover best practices for directing on-screen intimacy in this one-day Wellington workshop.

Taught by Jennifer Te Atamira Ward-Lealand, the workshop will cover the process of developing scenes that involve intimacy, nudity and/or simulated sex, developed by UK intimacy coordinator Ita O'Brien and based on Equity NZ's Intimacy Guidelines for Stage and Screen. The workshop will also look at directing intimacy in the COVID-19 era. And just a note, the workshop is R18.

There are four places for directors to participate, practising with pairs of actors under Jennifer's guidance, as well as places for directors to observe.

When: 9am - 5pm, Sun 15 November

Where: Random, 43 Hanson St, Mt Cook, Wellington

DEGNZ members - Free, Non-members - $75 (discounted from $95 due to COVID-19)

Click here for more information and to book tickets

Deadline for booking is 1pm on Thursday 5 November.

Next Up...

2021 NZOA funding round deadlines and changes

Posted Tuesday 27 Oct 2020

Next year isn't that far away, so make a note of these deadlines! NZOA's 2021 deadlines and funding decision for the four funding streams, Scripted, Factual, Platforms and Music, are available here on the NZOA website.

Meanwhile, take note also of NZOA's changes to its Standard Funding Agreement. For the past three months NZOA has been consulting over changes to its Standard Funding Template.

As of Monday 12 October, Scripted and Factual Productions are being contracted on the updated standard terms and conditions which can be found here.