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2018 Screen Guilds Christmas Parties

Come have a drink with us to celebrate 2018 at the Screen Guilds Christmas Parties in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch! Cash Bar Nibbles provided You must RSVP on Eventbrite in advance. Only financial members (+1 partner) of the participating New Zealand guilds and associations will be eligible to attend. Proof of membership required. Auckland – […]

NZ Cinema: Q&A Screening of Vermilion

New Zealand film Vermilion opens in cinemas on November 8, the feature film debut from writer/director Dorthe Scheffmann. The film is edited by DEGNZ member Peter Roberts. Scheffmann and star Jennifer Ward-Lealand will attend a Q&A screening on Friday 9 November. Come join the filmmakers and DEGNZ for this Film Talk at Rialto Cinemas. Vermilion tells the […]

Young Creators: Rewrite Your Story

Writing is rewriting, and the final rewrite is in the edit. You’ve probably heard this a lot. So we’re digging into the how of developing and crafting a good story for our last Young Creators meet-up of the year. We take a look at the important relationship between the writer, director and editor through a […]

Call for Applications: Assistant Editors – Mandatory Skills Workshop

Call for Applications Directors & Editors Guild of NZ is pleased to present Assistant Editors – Mandatory Skills, a new workshop designed for assistant editors in Aotearoa. The Guild warmly invites applications for this 2-day workshop to be held on 8-9 December. A well trained Assistant Editor is worth their weight in gold…ask any editor. […]

Intimacy on Set & Stage with Ita O’Brien

As some of you will be aware, Equity New Zealand is involved in bringing Intimacy Coordinator Ita O’Brien from England to run a series of seminars and workshops in Australia and New Zealand (10-12 December). The DEGNZ board feels the best option for directors in regard to how best to handle scenes involving intimacy, simulated […]