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Auckland – Rehearsal & Performance with Actor/Director Kathy McRae

Rehearsal & Performance is a hands-on workshop focused on assisting directors and actors to work better collaboratively to achieve great on screen performances. Guided by actor/director Kathy McRae, participants will explore a workshop scene in groups (one director, two actors) in a safe and non-pressured environment. Lunch is provided. We are excited to have Kathy back to lead […]

Table Reads Final 2018 Round Now Open

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 have been through a development process. Four Table Reads per year on Saturdays @NZWG HQ in Grey Lynn. How to Submit a Script DEGNZ and […]

Screenlink: Cutting it as a Commercials Director

Come join us for networking drinks at Screenlink on October 10, hosted by Directors & Editors Guild of NZ with New Zealand Advertising Producers Group and Ngā Aho Whakaari. Director Robin Walters will share on his career in commercials, spanning over 25 years in New Zealand and abroad, and reflect on the changing nature of […]

Stray Director Dustin Feneley to Share at Rialto Film Talk

Film Talk at Rialto Cinemas is where filmmakers and film fans meet. After each Film Talk screening, members of the creative team will join a moderator from the Directors & Editors Guild to discuss their work. On October 3, Film Talk will screen Stray, finishing with an audience Q&A with director Dustin Feneley. Stray is Feneley’s much-anticipated […]

Directors & Editors Guild of NZ Board Nominations

Nominations for President, Treasurer and other National Executive Members on the Directors & Editors Guild of NZ Board for the 2018/2019 year are now open. Current sitting members are all eligible for re-election. All nominations shall be signed by the proposer, seconder and nominee, all being financial members. All nominations for the board must provide […]