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Urgent Call for Applications: Drama Editor Attachment

The DEGNZ Drama Editor Attachment Scheme is a new initiative giving emerging drama editors the opportunity to advance their craft through shadowing and mentoring from an experienced drama editor. Emerging drama editors are invited to apply for our first DEGNZ Drama Editor Attachment to editor Paul Sutorius on a telefeature about to go into production directed […]

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DEGNZ Announces Participants For Women Filmmakers Incubator 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  26 February 2018 The Directors & Editors Guild of New Zealand (DEGNZ) is delighted to announce the eight female directors who will participate in its second Emerging Women Filmmakers Incubator. They are: Chantelle Burgoyne Linda Darby-Coring Hiona Henare Abi King-Jones Agnes Peel-McGregor Lauren Porteous Michelle Savill Asuka Sylvie “It was a difficult […]

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Young Creators: Get Your Foot In the Door

With a million paths to choose, it’s easy to feel lost when you’re starting out in the screen industry. How do you get your foot in the door? What does that even mean?At this Q&A, four emerging directors and editors will discuss breaking into the industry and the different ways they did it. We’re pumped to announce our […]


Call for Applications: Director’s Workshop & Project Consultations with Rachel Perkins

The Directors & Editors Guild of NZ invites directors to apply for a first-time feature Director’s Workshop and Project Consultation with Australian director Rachel Perkins to be held in Auckland. Rachel Perkins is well established in the Australian filmmaking industry as a film and television director, producer and writer. Through these various roles she has managed to provide a much-needed voice for indigenous […]

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Auckland – Rehearsal & Performance with Actor Tandi Wright

Rehearsal & Performance (the new and improved Rehearsal Room) is up and running for 2018 in Auckland. DEGNZ welcomes directors and actors to register their interest for a chance to be involved. Actor Tandi Wright will guide this half-day workshop where she will help directors and actors create great performances on screen through improving collaborative […]