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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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Work For Us – China Industry 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 – China Industry Executive

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Work For Us – China Industry Executive We are looking to fill a new role in our International team, which is committed to building on the agency’s strong existing relationships with the Chinese screen sector to further increase collaboration between our two industries.  […]

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Work For Us – Community Manager

Published By   /  November 17, 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 – Community Manager

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Work For Us – Community Manager COMMUNITY MANAGER The New Zealand Film Commission (NZFC) is looking to employ a part-time Community Manager as an initial point of contact for its current social media communities. We have identified areas where we want to increase […]

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NZFC Offices Closed Today

Published By   /  November 14, 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 NZFC Offices Closed Today

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: NZFC Offices Closed Today Due to the Wellington Reigional Emergency Management Office’s strong recommendation to not come into the Wellington CBD today following the recent earthquakes, no staff will be in the Ghuznee Street office today. All our systems and IT are unaffected, […]

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SPA Screen Forever

Published By   /  October 26, 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 SPA Screen Forever

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: SPA Screen Forever SPA and SPADA have confirmed a special rate of AU$895 for a full 2.5-day Gold Pass for New Zealand screen professionals attending this year’s SPA Screen Forever conference (15-17 November, Crown Conference Centre, Melbourne).  To register and for more information, […]

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Gaylene Preston Among National Women of Influence Winners

Published By   /  October 14, 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 Gaylene Preston Among National Women of Influence Winners

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Gaylene Preston Among National Women of Influence Winners Congratulations to Gaylene Preston on being named one of New Zealand’s Women of Influence. Presented by Fairfax Media and Westpac, the New Zealand Women of Influence programme recognises and celebrates women from all walks of […]

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