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Latin American Roadshow of New Zealand Films Launches

Published By   /  May 10, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Arts & Sports, Film and Entertainment, Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Film Commission, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Latin American Roadshow of New Zealand Films Launches

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Latin American Roadshow of New Zealand Films Launches Nine New Zealand feature films and eight shorts have winged their way to Latin America to take part in a travelling roadshow through eleven cities in seven countries. Kicking off on 11 May in Buenos […]

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Screen Industry Survey 2015/2016

Published By   /  April 12, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Arts & Sports, Film and Entertainment, Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Film Commission, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Screen Industry Survey 2015/2016

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Screen Industry Survey 2015/2016 It’s good news for the screen industry according to Statistics New Zealand’s annual Screen Industry Survey. New Zealand’s screen industry revenue increased by 3% to $3.3 billion, figures released today by Statistics New Zealand’s 2015/2016 Screen Industry Survey show. […]

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Upgraded Seed Grants Scheme for Screen Writers

Published By   /  April 10, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Arts & Sports, Film and Entertainment, Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Film Commission, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Upgraded Seed Grants Scheme for Screen Writers

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Upgraded Seed Grants Scheme for Screen Writers The New Zealand Writers Guild (NZWG) and the New Zealand Film Commission (NZFC) are excited to announce an additional pathway for New Zealand writers under the highly successful NZWG Seed programme for new creative projects. The […]

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Gary of the Pacific to Screen at Hawaii International Film Festival's Spring Showcase

Published By   /  April 3, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Arts & Sports, Film and Entertainment, Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Film Commission, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Gary of the Pacific to Screen at Hawaii International Film Festival's Spring Showcase

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Gary of the Pacific to Screen at Hawaii International Film Festival’s Spring Showcase Gary of the Pacific will have its international premiere this week in the Hawaii International Film Festival’s Spring Showcase. It is the only New Zealand film included in the 36-film […]

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The Breaker Upperers Begins Principal Photography

Published By   /  April 3, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Arts & Sports, Film and Entertainment, Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Film Commission, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on The Breaker Upperers Begins Principal Photography

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: The Breaker Upperers Begins Principal Photography Jackie van Beek and Madeleine Sami’s comedy feature film, The Breaker Upperers has today begun principal photography in Auckland. The Breaker Upperers is written and will be directed by van Beek and Sami who will also play […]

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RIP Nigel Hutchinson

Published By   /  March 27, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Arts & Sports, Film and Entertainment, Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Film Commission, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on RIP Nigel Hutchinson

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: RIP Nigel Hutchinson With great sadness the NZFC and the New Zealand screen industry bids farewell to director and producer Nigel Hutchinson. Hutchinson began his film career in London where he worked as a press officer for the London branch of Walt Disney […]

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Vertical Entertainment Acquires 6 DAYS for North America; XYZ Films Sells Out for the World

Published By   /  March 21, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Arts & Sports, Film and Entertainment, Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Film Commission, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Vertical Entertainment Acquires 6 DAYS for North America; XYZ Films Sells Out for the World

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Vertical Entertainment Acquires 6 DAYS for North America; XYZ Films Sells Out for the World Los Angeles, March 13, 2017 – Toa Fraser’s thriller 6 Days, starring Jamie Bell, Abbie Cornish, and Mark Strong, has been acquired by Vertical Entertainment for North American […]

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MEG Secures New Auckland Film Studio

Published By   /  March 3, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Arts & Sports, Film and Entertainment, Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Film Commission, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on MEG Secures New Auckland Film Studio

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: MEG Secures New Auckland Film Studio AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND (Friday 3 March, 2017) – New Zealand Film Commission (NZFC), Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development (ATEED), Warner Bros. Pictures and Gravity Pictures have partnered to form a new film studio in West Auckland, […]

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Storytelling in Virtual and Augmented Reality

Published By   /  February 28, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Arts & Sports, Film and Entertainment, Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Film Commission, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Storytelling in Virtual and Augmented Reality

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Storytelling in Virtual and Augmented Reality Want to explore the power storytelling in VR, AR and MR? Join renowned Australian artist and filmmaker Lynette Wallworth and Australian multidisciplinary writer/producer Mike Jones for a nationwide series of masterclasses focused on storytelling in an immersive […]

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Harnessing the Power of Storytelling in Virtual and Augmented Reality

Published By   /  February 28, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Arts & Sports, Film and Entertainment, Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Film Commission, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Harnessing the Power of Storytelling in Virtual and Augmented Reality

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Harnessing the Power of Storytelling in Virtual and Augmented Reality Want to explore the power storytelling in VR, AR and MR? Join renowned Australian artist and filmmaker Lynette Wallworth and Australian multidisciplinary writer/producer Mike Jones for a nationwide series of masterclasses focused on […]

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Boost Applications Now Open

Published By   /  February 20, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Arts & Sports, Film and Entertainment, Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Film Commission, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Boost Applications Now Open

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Boost Applications Now Open Boost aims to accelerate the slates of active producers and enable successful screen businesses to build a feature film slate and move quickly into production. APPLICATIONS FOR BOOST ARE NOW OPEN. The NZFC has made finance available until the […]

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Berlin Reviews for One Thousand Ropes Positive

Published By   /  February 15, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Arts & Sports, Film and Entertainment, Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Film Commission, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Berlin Reviews for One Thousand Ropes Positive

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Berlin Reviews for One Thousand Ropes Positive The first reviews of Tusi Tamasese’s One Thousand Ropes which premiered at the Berlin Film Festival have been positive. In his review, The Hollywood Reporter‘s David Rooney said, “Childbirth becomes a powerful vessel for renewal in this […]

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Pecking Order To Hatch in Kiwi Cinemas This Year

Published By   /  February 15, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Arts & Sports, Film and Entertainment, Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Film Commission, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Pecking Order To Hatch in Kiwi Cinemas This Year

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Pecking Order To Hatch in Kiwi Cinemas This Year The distinctly Kiwi world of competitive poultry pageantry (yep, you read that right!) will get the big screen treatment this year when the feature-length feel-good flockumentary Pecking Order hatches in cinemas nationwide mid-2017. [embedded content] Pecking […]

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Women’s Horror Short Film Grant

Published By   /  February 9, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Arts & Sports, Film and Entertainment, Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Film Commission, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Women’s Horror Short Film Grant

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Women’s Horror Short Film Grant We’re looking to fund at least one distinctive, edgy and compelling short film to be part of an international horror short film anthology by frighteningly talented women directors. This is a one-off initiative aimed at providing women filmmakers […]

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Three New Zealand Films to Screen at Berlin Film Festival

Published By   /  January 26, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Arts & Sports, Film and Entertainment, Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Film Commission, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Three New Zealand Films to Screen at Berlin Film Festival

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Three New Zealand Films to Screen at Berlin Film Festival Three New Zealand films will premiere at the 2017 Berlin Film Festival (Berlinale).  Tusi Tamasese’s One Thousand Ropes and Jackie van Beek’s The Inland Road will have world premieres at the festival, and Tearepa […]

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Audiences Get Their First Look at Kiwi Comedy Gary of the Pacific

Published By   /  January 19, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Arts & Sports, Film and Entertainment, Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Film Commission, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Audiences Get Their First Look at Kiwi Comedy Gary of the Pacific

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Audiences Get Their First Look at Kiwi Comedy Gary of the Pacific Audiences will get their first look at the hilarious new comedy from thedownlowconcept (7 Days, Hounds) today with the release of the trailer for their debut feature film Gary of the Pacific. […]

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Blondini Gang Hit the Road

Published By   /  December 16, 2016  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Arts & Sports, Film and Entertainment, Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Film Commission, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Blondini Gang Hit the Road

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Blondini Gang Hit the Road The Blondini Gang Hit the Road As They “Take Their Bloody Cars to Invercargill” A road trip of epic proportions will take place this summer as the cast of Pork Pie hit the road in their Blondini Mini, leading a […]

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Appointments to New Zealand Film Commission Board

Published By   /  December 5, 2016  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Arts & Sports, Film and Entertainment, Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Film Commission, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Appointments to New Zealand Film Commission Board

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Appointments to New Zealand Film Commission Board Two new members have been appointed to the New Zealand Film Commission Board, Arts, Culture and Heritage Minister Maggie Barry has announced. Pania Tyson-Nathan and Tom Greally will replace outgoing Board members Cameron Harland and Charles […]

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Oscar Nominated and Emmy Winning Editor to Mentor Peter O’Donaghue

Published By   /  November 29, 2016  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Arts & Sports, Film and Entertainment, Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Film Commission, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Oscar Nominated and Emmy Winning Editor to Mentor Peter O’Donaghue

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Oscar Nominated and Emmy Winning Editor to Mentor Peter O’Donaghue The Directors & Editors Guild of NZ (DEGNZ) is thrilled to announce Peter O’Donaghue as the recipient of our 2017 International Editor Mentorship with Oscar-nominated and Emmy Award-winning American documentary editor Doug Blush. […]

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Work For Us – Asia Outreach Executive

Published By   /  November 24, 2016  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Arts & Sports, Film and Entertainment, Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Film Commission, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Work For Us – Asia Outreach Executive

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Work For Us – Asia Outreach Executive The NZFC is committed to funding the development and production of films that reflect the rich diversity of contemporary New Zealand society, and to empowering the best screen storytellers from every community across New Zealand.  We […]

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