These guidelines, prepared by NZ Casting Directors in consultation with NZ Actors Agents, outline reasonable expectations in the casting process in the context of the New Zealand screen industry.
Past WIFT NZ administrator Emma Blomkamp has kindly made available her MA thesis for reference on our site. It may interest researchers, students, and anyone seeking to gain an understanding of New Zealand's recent history of short films (especially 1997-2007) and NZFC film funding policy.
A helpful resource for organising your production's workflow. DEGNZ Workflow Best Practice Guide
If you’re working on productions that require external post-production houses, larger budgets or longer schedules, this industry-standard will help ensure a trouble-free post phase for your production.
Packed full of knowledge, tips, templates and examples, this Guide is for editors, producers and anyone who feels their workflow knowledge is a tad rusty.
ScreenSafe's guidance on the prevention and response to bullying in the New Zealand screen industry.
The New Zealand Writers Guild Collaboration Advanced Agreement.
This directory of international feature film sales agents is compiled by Screen Australia, and provides a snapshot of companies representing Australian films around the world.
Included within are details of each seller’s acquisition policy, which markets they attend, at what stage they prefer to be approached and whether they pay
advances.There’s also a list of the Australian films that agents have handled.
Last updated December 2020.
This downloadable coversheet is essential to all Māori Television RFPs. There's a useful checklist/How To guide here as well.
Here is ScreenSafe's Covid-19 / Delta outbreak Level 2 update, as of 7 September 2021.
With the support of the NZ Film Commission, WIFT and SPADA are delighted to be again running a 6-day intensive course for 20 emerging producers.
Find all the information you need to know here.