Diverse shorts among some of the best at the Show Me Shorts Festival

Posted Tuesday 13 Oct 2020

If you love diverse stories, you'll be pleased to hear that 12 of the 78 shorts in this year's Show Me Shorts Festival programme hold LGBTQI+ connections. Here's a list of those and where you can find them. Gina, Mark and the SMS team reckon the list includes some of the best shorts on offer.

Check out the Festival's Aoteroa Online collection which features Department of Post Best NZ Film winner Daddy's Girl (K?tiro). Click here to book Daddy's Girl tickets


And, SMS is offering you a rare chance to pick the brains of some high-calibre festival programmers and find out how to get your short film noticed by international festivals. The Show Me Shorts webinar Meet The Festivals panelists include Enrico Vannucci from Venice Film Festival and Philp Ilson from London Short Film Festival. 

When: 8pm Thursday 15 October, 2020.
Where: Online on Zoom
Cost: $15

Click here for Meet The Festivals tickets and details

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Get down to the Golden Nugget International Film Festival

Posted Tuesday 13 Oct 2020

Are You Volleyball

Fancy a night out Aucklanders? Then head to the highly anticipated Golden Nugget International Film Festival, held in New Zealand for the very first time! Organised by the very capable Emme Lentino, the evening is a chance for the film industry to come together, network and enjoy the selection of award-winning short films including the acclaimed Are You Volleyball?! and The Ribbon. Your ticket will also put you in the draw to win one of two pairs of Skullcandy Crusher headphones!

When: 7:30pm-10:30pm, Thursday, 29 October, 2020
Where: The Kingslander, 470 New North Road, Auckland

Cost: $30, includes two house drinks and light refreshments.

Click here to secure your ticket - there will not be door sales!