Upcoming Christchurch Rehearsal Room

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Our next Rehearsal Room workshop is coming up in Christchurch on Saturday 9 May, from 10am until 2pm. This workshop beings together professional actors and directors in a safe, supportive environment to practice working with each other on scenes. You…

DEGNZ Director Attachments On Ash vs Evil Dead

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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…

Voice vs Vision: The Writer & Director Dilemma

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Come along next Wednesday night to Horse and Trap, for our first Collaborator Series event with the NZ Writer Guild. Dianne Taylor, Rob Sarkies and Chris Dudman share their experience on the writer and director dilemma in what will be a lively…

Networking Drinks with SPADA

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Members of DEGNZ and SPADA are invited to the next networking opportunity this month, so join us for a drink. With two dates, one in Wellington on Thursday 12th March, and one in Auckland on Wednesday 18 March, we hope to see you there!

The First Rehearsal Room for 2015

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We were thrilled to host the Rehearsal Room last Saturday 21st February in Auckland. Moderated by accomplished actor and director Rene Naufahu, four directors and eight actors came together and rehearsed scenes. Rene bought his experience as…

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…

Join us for a Networking Opportunity

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  We are happy to announce two dates for Networking Drinks with WIFT in February, one in Auckland and one in Wellington. Join us in Wellington at MEOW on Wednesday 25th February or in Auckland at the Long Room on Thursday 26th February.…

DEGNZ Selects Tusi Tamasese for International Director Mentorship

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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…