Entries by Tui


DEGNZ talk TECHOS in Auckland and Wellington

The conversation flowed at the Networking Drinks in Auckland and Wellington when DEGNZ and the Techos Guild got together. The Networking Drinks are great opportunities for future possible collaborations, so make sure you get along to our monthly evenings.  


Keeping It Together – The Director/Producer Relationship With Lee Tamahori and Robin Scholes

DEGNZ and SPADA are extremely pleased to announce a very special Collaborators Series discussion with renowned film director Lee Tamahori and one of New Zealand’s leading producers Robin Scholes. It’s 20 years since Lee and Robin first collaborated together on the iconic New Zealand feature Once Were Warriors. Now, they have come together again to […]


Ash vs Evil Dead Attachments Announced

We are pleased to announce the three director attachments to the Ash vs Evil Dead (AVED) production. They are: Regan Hall Louise Leitch Rene Naufahu Each of the three will spend approximately 23 days shadowing one of the main unit directors through pre-production, shoot and post production. Additionally, thanks to further NZFC and Starz Evil […]


DEGNZ Director Attachments On Ash vs Evil Dead

Through the agreement and financial support of the New Zealand Film Commission and Starz Evil Dead New Zealand, the Directors & Editors Guild of NZ is excited to offer DEGNZ members the opportunity to apply for three director attachments on the Ash vs. Evil Dead production. We assume TV directing experience and we further assume […]


Four emerging film directors have been selected to attend renowned Australian directing and acting coach Rob Marchand’s Character-based Improvisation Workshop to be held from 20 – 24 March 2015 by the Directors & Editors Guild of NZ. They are: Gillian Ashurst (Snakeskin) Max Currie (Everything We Loved) Alyx Duncan (The Red House) Lauren Jackson (I’m […]