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Jamie Lawrence New Director Attachment on Dirty Laundry

JAMIE LAWRENCE GETS NOD AS DIRECTOR ATTACHMENT ON DIRTY LAUNDRY FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 21 December 2015 The Directors & Editors Guild of NZ, NZ On Air and Filthy Productions are pleased to announce Jamie Lawrence as the director attachment on the Dirty Laundry TV series. Lawrence will follow established New Zealand director Peter Burger on […]


No Better Way to Spend the Weekend: Director’s Toolkit with Peter Burger

In the weekend, 18 DEGNZ member directors came together to hear from Peter Burger at the Director’s Toolkit Workshop held in Auckland. Peter worked with the directors and gave great advice, drawing on his knowledge and experience as a multi-award winning director of television, film and commercials. His credits include ‘Go Girls’, ‘Outrageous Fortune’ and telefeatures ‘Field Punishment No. 1’ and […]


Last Rehearsal Room for 2015 Ends on a High

Our last Rehearsal Room for the year held on Saturday 14 November in Auckland was a success. We were fortunate to have writer/director and experienced actress Jackie Van Beek facilitate on the day. DEGNZ directors Mina Matheison, Claire Chitham, Jamie Lawrence and Sean Carley got the opportunity to workshop a scene from their scripts with actors […]


Call for Applications: International Director’s Mentorship with Jennifer Baichwal

Directors & Editors Guild of NZ (DEGNZ) invites applications from experienced documentary directors with at least one documentary feature with festival success and a documentary project in development to apply for an International Director’s Mentorship with multiple award-winning Canadian documentary filmmaker Jennifer Baichwal.Jennifer co-founded Toronto-based Mercury Films Inc. with Nick de Pencier. For over 20 […]