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Film Talk: Camino Skies – July 10

Enjoy New Zealand documentary Camino Skies at our next Film Talk in association with Rialto Cinemas. Director Fergus Grady will be present for a half-hour audience Q&A after the film. The inspirational journey of six antipodean pilgrims between the ages of 50 and 80 who embark on the historic 800 kilometre Spanish pilgrimage. In the […]

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2019 Table Reads Round Three

Calling for actors and directors/writers with scripts for a Table Read on Saturday 10 August! Round 3 opens on 8 July and closes 2 August. A core cast – max six actors – together with a writer+director team OR writer/director will collaborate on each script-in-development table read. The script must have a director attached and […]

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Call for Actors for 5-Day Travis Technique Intensive

DEGNZ invites actors to apply for a rare learning experience as a participant and observer in our 5-Day Travis Technique Intensive Workshop for Directors. The Intensive with Mark Travis is designed to fully immerse five directors into story, characters and staging. The five days are all about process and collaboration. Each director will develop their […]

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Screenlink: Screen Content for the Global Market

On July 15, DEGNZ, SPADA and WIFT warmly invites members to join us for a conversation on developing, producing and selling content that will have international appeal. Come and hear insights from a panel who have each achieved success in the international market. Hear from Mark McNeill of Razor Films, executive producer of Dark Tourist, […]

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Film Industry Working Group Recommendations Should Include a Wider Group of Screen Workers

For Immediate Release 17 June 2019 The Directors & Editors Guild of NZ welcomes the Government’s initial response to the Film Industry Group (FIWG) recommendations, but feels that the proposed changes should apply to protect a wider group of workers in the screen industry. “As currently outlined, the narrow application of the changes leaves the […]