NZFC gender scholarship attracts high numbers of women in comedy

Posted Monday 15 Feb 2021

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We're pleased to see that the New Zealand Film Commission's 2020 Gender Scholarship received its highest number of applications since its inception. According to the NZFC Annual Report 2019-20, tabled in Parliament on 27 January, 123 women working in comedy applied. In addition, the NZFC met its goal of 50% women directors attached to projects receiving feature film development and production financing.

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