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COVID-19 Wage Subsidy for Sole-traders and Contractors

Anyone who works in events, entertainment, tourism, hospitality and any other industry who has seen their work dry up overnight, you are eligible for a 12 week COVID-19 wage subsidy, as of March 23. Applications are only open for the next 12 weeks. Payments are being expedited and should be made within 5 days of […]

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NZ Screen Industry Announces COVID-19 Pan-Sector Response

MEDIA RELEASE MONDAY 23 MARCH 2020 For Immediate Release In response to the immediate impact of COVID-19 on the New Zealand screen industry, the sector has today announced the formation of the Screen Sector COVID-19 Action Group and a screen-specific online information hub. While the indeterminate hiatus of a number of large international line productions […]


DEGNZ Selects: Q&A with Editor Tom Eagles

DEGNZ Selects is honoured to present a special industry Q&A evening with New Zealand editor Tom Eagles on Monday 2 March. Oscar and BAFTA-nominated for his work on Taika Waititi’s Jojo Rabbit and recently back from the red carpet, Tom joins us to discuss his career, his craft and his collaborations. Tom was recognised by […]


Directors Toolkit with Peter Burger – Auckland

Call for Applications – This two-day workshop is aimed at providing directors with practical tools that they can bring to their productions, both in pre-production and on set. We’ll work on the shape of pre-production (when do I prep what?), how to really read a script, blocking a scene on set, working with actors, the […]