Ko te manu e kai ana i te miro nōnā te ngahere,  ko te manu e kai ana i te mātauranga nōnā te ao. ‘The forest belongs to the bird who feasts on the miro berry,  the world belongs to the bird who feasts on education’.   Our kaupapa is to inspire rangatahi to look […]

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The Justice of Bunny King Will Have World Premiere at Tribeca

Congratulations to DEGNZ member Cushla Dillon, editor on The Justice of Bunny King, after it was announced that the film will have its World Premiere at the esteemed Tribeca Film Festival that runs annually in New York City. The Justice of…
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Screen Industry Workers Bill Back on Menu

The Screen Industry Workers Bill is back on the menu with the Government now wanting to to move it along. And that’s a good thing. If there’s one issue that crops up more than any other at DEGNZ it’s individual contracts. New Zealand…

Watch Liang’s New Black Comedy Creamerie

Wonderful to see the launch of the dystopian, black comedy series Creamerie, directed by member Roseanne Liang. DEGNZ member Jochen Fitzherbert edited the series, alongside Academy Award Nominee Tom Eagles. The series is set eight years after…

Catch Select Screenings of Tansley’s Semele

Rebecca Tansley (DEGNZ) directed the cinematic version of NZ Opera’s live production of Semele late last year. Now you can grab tickets to enjoy this powerful story of ambition on the big screen, with select screenings coming up in Christchurch,…

Members Involved in the Making of Action-Thriller Vegas

The first of six-episode series Vegas, kicked off this week, on screens across Aotearoa. DEGNZ members were involved in the production and post-production of this action-thriller, filmed entirely in Rotorua. Peter Roberts (DEGNZ) edited the…
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Rehearsal & Performance Workshops with Danny Mulheron

The Rehearsal & Performance series provides regular opportunities for directors and actors to practise their craft and communication. Each workshop brings in an experienced moderator to guide participants as they explore a workshop scene…

Cousins Screens at Parliament

On April 12, Hon. Carmel Sepuloni MP hosted a screening of Cousins at Parliament’s Beehive Theaterette. The feature, edited by Alex Boyd (DEGNZ), has been a kiwi box office hit, and is currently sitting at 1.436 million in Aotearoa. Co-directors…

Harris a ScreenCraft 2021 Finalist

Best of luck to Chaz Harris (DEGNZ), who was recently announced as a finalist in the ScreenCraft 2021 Family Screenplay competition for his family/fantasy screenplay The Glassmaker. Chaz was also a Quarterfinalist in the 2021 BlueCat Screenplay…