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NZIER Report Demonstrates Strong Economic Contribution of the Screen Industry

By   /  December 6, 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 NZIER Report Demonstrates Strong Economic Contribution of the Screen Industry

Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: NZIER Report Demonstrates Strong Economic Contribution of the Screen Industry The New Zealand Film Commission (NZFC) today released key economic highlights which reinforce the screen industry’s value to the New Zealand economy. Economic modeling undertaken by the New Zealand Institute of Economic Research (NZIER), based on […]

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NZFC releases Annual Report for 2016-17

By   /  December 4, 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 NZFC releases Annual Report for 2016-17

Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: NZFC releases Annual Report for 2016-17 The New Zealand Film Commission’s Annual Report 2016/17 was tabled in Parliament on Thursday. Releasing the report, Film Commission Chair Kerry Prendergast said, “We are farewelling Dave Gibson at the end of the calendar year, and this annual report reflects […]

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Daffodils Wins Vista Film Marketing Competition

By   /  November 29, 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 Daffodils Wins Vista Film Marketing Competition

Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Daffodils Wins Vista Film Marketing Competition Daffodils, a soon-to-be produced New Zealand musical feature film won the annual Vista Film Marketing competition. The prize, which was awarded at the final session of the Vista marketing programme, contributes $75,000 to the film’s marketing budget.  Last year’s winner […]

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Regional Film Offices of New Zealand and New Zealand Film Commission Sign MOU

By   /  November 24, 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 Regional Film Offices of New Zealand and New Zealand Film Commission Sign MOU

Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Regional Film Offices of New Zealand and New Zealand Film Commission Sign MOU A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed yesterday between the New Zealand Film Commission (NZFC) and the Regional Film Offices of New Zealand (RFONZ), the organisation representing regional film office members. The MOU […]

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Gender Information Updated

By   /  November 23, 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 Gender Information Updated

Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Gender Information Updated The first plank in the NZFC’s gender policy relates to collecting and publishing information and statistics on women working in the screen industry.  We have recently updated some of the information to include figures from the 2016/17 financial years. You will find the […]

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Te Puna Ataata The New Zealand Film Heritage Trust Launches

By   /  November 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 Te Puna Ataata The New Zealand Film Heritage Trust Launches

Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Te Puna Ataata The New Zealand Film Heritage Trust Launches The New Zealand Production Fund Trust is pleased to announce that the Trust has been repurposed to become Te Puna Ataata, the New Zealand Film Heritage Trust. Filmmakers can appoint the charitable trust to act as […]

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Interactive Development Fund Now Open

By   /  November 13, 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 Interactive Development Fund Now Open

Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Interactive Development Fund Now Open The Interactive Development Fund, a Film Commission grant designed to facilitate the development of Virtual Reality (VR), Augmented Reality (AR) and gaming projects, is now open. The deadline for applications is 16 March 2018. The funding will be made available for […]

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Investment Executive Announced

By   /  October 30, 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 Investment Executive Announced

Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Investment Executive Announced The New Zealand Film Commission (NZFC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Chris Moll in the new role of Investment Executive. The formerly UK-based Moll is a BAFTA award winning producer and highly regarded senior film executive with over three decades  of […]

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Annabelle Sheehan New NZFC CEO

By   /  October 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 Annabelle Sheehan New NZFC CEO

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Annabelle Sheehan New NZFC CEO Kerry Prendergast, New Zealand Film Commission (NZFC) Chair, is pleased to announce Annabelle Sheehan as the next Chief Executive of the NZFC. Sheehan replaces Dave Gibson, who will depart the role in early January 2018. Making the announcement, […]

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Dave Gibson’s Speech to the Big Screen Symposium 2017

By   /  October 4, 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 Dave Gibson’s Speech to the Big Screen Symposium 2017

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Dave Gibson’s Speech to the Big Screen Symposium 2017 Change and ChallengeNew Zealand Film Commission CEO, Dave Gibson, talks about recent changes in the film business and suggests some challenges for the future The following is a transcript of Dave Gibson’s speech given […]

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Additions to the NZFC’s Gender Policy Announced

By   /  October 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 Additions to the NZFC’s Gender Policy Announced

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Additions to the NZFC’s Gender Policy Announced At last weekend’s Big Screen Symposium held in Auckland, Dave Gibson gave his final address to the industry as NZFC CEO. In his speech, he announced the organisation’s gender policy would add new objectives to help […]

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One Thousand Ropes Submitted to Oscars

By   /  September 29, 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 One Thousand Ropes Submitted to Oscars

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: One Thousand Ropes Submitted to Oscars Tusi Tamsese’s One Thousand Ropes is New Zealand’s submission for the best foreign language category of the 90th Academy Awards. Each year the Academy invites countries to select and submit their best foreign language film for consideration.  […]

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Two Films to Screen at BFI London Film Festival

By   /  September 5, 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 Two Films to Screen at BFI London Film Festival

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Two Films to Screen at BFI London Film Festival Tusi Tamasese’s One Thousand Ropes and Toa Fraser’s 6 Days will screen in October’s BFI London Film Festival. One Thousand Ropes, written and directed by Tusi Tamasese and produced by Catherine Fitzgerald is the […]

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Big Screen Symposium Scholarships Available

By   /  August 30, 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 Big Screen Symposium Scholarships Available

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Big Screen Symposium Scholarships Available The NZFC has scholarships available to attend the Big Screen Symposium in Auckland on 30 September and 1 October. Each scholarship will include a ticket to the two-day event and if you live outside the Auckland region, a […]

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Waru to open imagineNATIVE

By   /  August 24, 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 Waru to open imagineNATIVE

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Waru to open imagineNATIVE Waru has been selected to open the 2017 imagineNATIVE Film and Media Arts Festival, the world’s largest presenter of indigenous screen content. Waru, produced by Kerry Warkia and Kiel McNaughton, is an anthology feature film made up of eight […]

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Invitation to engage on the NZFC Tangata whenua Strategy

By   /  July 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 Invitation to engage on the NZFC Tangata whenua Strategy

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Invitation to engage on the NZFC Tangata whenua Strategy Kia hiwa rā! Kia hiwa rā! Kia tū, kia oho, kia mataara ki a tātou te hunga waihanga kiriata Māori.  Nau mai, piki mai ki tā tātou hui kōkiri i ngā kaupapa here Māori […]

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Work For Us – Chief Executive

By   /  July 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 Work For Us – Chief Executive

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Work For Us – Chief Executive Dynamic and high-profile sector A position of influence and engagement The New Zealand Film Commission is a Crown entity that invests in the growth, prosperity and promotion of New Zealand’s film industry and its film makers. The […]

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Human Traces Selected for Melbourne International Film Festival

By   /  July 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 Human Traces Selected for Melbourne International Film Festival

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Human Traces Selected for Melbourne International Film Festival Nic Gorman’s debut feature film, Human Traces, will screen at the Melbourne International Film Festival in August.  This will follow the film’s world premiere at the New Zealand International Film Festival in Christchurch on 4 […]

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My Year With Helen Sells Out in One Day

By   /  July 7, 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 My Year With Helen Sells Out in One Day

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: My Year With Helen Sells Out in One Day My Year With Helen is the first film to sell out a session in the NZ International Film Festival. The film’s first Wellington session on July 30 at the Embassy Theatre sold out on […]

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Women’s Horror Short Film Fund – Announcement of Successful Applicants

By   /  July 6, 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 Fund – Announcement of Successful Applicants

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Women’s Horror Short Film Fund – Announcement of Successful Applicants The New Zealand Film Commission is pleased to announce the successful applicants for the Women’s Horror Short Film Fund who will each receive a grant of $60,000 to make their films. This was […]

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