Doc Edge comes to your town

Posted Tuesday 13 Oct 2020

To celebrate being able to go back to the cinema, Doc Edge is going on tour with a selection of some of the best films from this year's festival for you to enjoy on the big screen! Watch work by WIFT members - Pluck by Kirsty Griffin and Viv Kernick, Remembering Stevenson by Sally Williams, and Rise by Jess Feast.

The Tour will play the following cinemas:

Circus Cinema, Martinborough, 8 - 18 October ( Schedule)

The Roxy, Wellington, 10 - 11 October and 17 - 18 October

The Capitol Cinema, Auckland, 17 - 18 October and 24 - 25 October

Lumiere Cinema, Christchurch, 24 - 25 October and 31 October - 1 November

Cinema Paradiso, Wanaka, 31 October - 1 November and 7 - 8 November

Govett Brewster, New Plymouth, 27 - 28 November and 5 - 6 December

Globe Theatrette, Napier, 10 - 19 December

Contact the cinemas directly for screening times and ticketing information.

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New co-fund to encourage Māori language content

Posted Tuesday 13 Oct 2020

Funding agencies Te Māngai Pāho and Irirangi Te Motu/NZ On Air have announced a new co-fund, with $8 million available for proposals with a minimum of at least 30% te reo Māori content.

The fund seeks high-quality, scripted and factual, original content that uses a range of levels of te reo Māori and engages audiences in an informative and inclusive way.

The co-fund is a two-step process, with successfully shortlisted projects invited to submit full proposals in the new year.

Applications will be available via Te Māngai Pāho's online application portal Te Pāahatanga and will close 5pm, Rātā, (Friday) 17 o Whiringa-ā-rangi (November). Successfully shortlisted projects will be invited to submit full proposals at the end of Whiringa-?-rangi.

Click here for more information and the RFP document.