Doc Edge Forum kicks off this weekend!

Posted Tuesday 14 Jun 2022

Doc Edge Forum kicks off this weekend!

WIFT NZ members are popping up everywhere! At the 2022 Doc Edge Forum you can hear Kathryn Graham (NZFC), Lanita Ririnui (Nga Aho Whakaari) and Kath Akuhuta Brown (Whakataa Māori)​​​​​​ speak to Māori/Indigenous Storytelling in the Factual World. 

Don't miss WIFT member, Doc Edge Superhero and celebrated Kiwi filmmaker, Dame Gaylene Preston, who will deliver a masterclass on Image to Imagination illustrating a lifetime of integrating archival footage into feature films. 

And a panel on Archival Storytelling, presented by the team at Getty Images, will feature Swedish director Magnus Gertten and his runaway successful film Nelly & Nadine which is featured at Doc Edge Festival.

This year's Forum will be a hybrid programme of live and online events to accompany Doc Edge, International Documentary Festival 2022.

The Doc Edge Forum 2022 will be held in Auckland on 18 & 19 June at Media Design School and on 22 June at EMA Conference Centre.

The Doc Edge Awards will be held on 22 June at Auckland's Civic Theatre.

Register here for Doc Edge Forum.