Entries by Tui

FOUR EMERGING FILM DIRECTORS CHOSEN FOR 5-DAY IMPROV WORKSHOP

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 […]

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DEGNZ Selects Tusi Tamasese for International Director Mentorship

The Directors & Editors Guild of NZ (DEGNZ) is pleased to announce the selection of filmmaker Tusi Tamasese as the recipient of the first DEGNZ International Director Mentorship. Tamasese will be matched with an international film director as a mentor to help guide his career. “The panel deliberated long and hard over all the candidates, […]

Industry Stalwart John Day Passes

The Directors & Editors Guild of NZ extends its condolences to the family and loved ones of director and cinematographer John Day, who passed away on 7 January 2015 while travelling in India. John was an industry stalwart who had a hand in some of New Zealand’s seminal films. He later enjoyed a highly successful […]