Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon II

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Last month we were lucky enough to have the team from Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon II talk to us about what they look for in a director to make a project go smoothly. The knowledgeable panel consisted of Brendan Durey (SFX), Augie Davis (Stunts),…

Notice of Annual General Meeting

NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING, CALL FOR REMITS AND INVITATION TO MEMBERS TO STAND FOR ELECTION Notice of AGM The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Directors & Editors Guild of NZ (DEGNZ) will be held 10:0AM to 12:00 Noon…

The Rehearsal Room Christchurch

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DEGNZ was glad to bring The Rehearsal Room to Christchurch for the first time last month, especially considering the fantastic talent that came along. Directors Hugh Mitton, Steph Harris, Gillian Ashurst and Louise Leitch joined actors Nic…

From our new Executive Director...

I have arrived at DEGNZ at a time of significant change for the screen industry. Digital’s impact on the broadcasting and film landscape is immense. There are new opportunities for content makers online. Exhibitors are coming under intense…

Updates from The Rehearsal Room

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This weekend we held our last Auckland Rehearsal Room workshop of 2014- and a fantastic day it was! Directors Rowena Baines, Lucy Stonex, Miles Murphy and Zoe Macintosh joined Equity members Xavier Black, Kevin Keys, Alistair Browning, Colin…

2014 International Editing Mentor

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Earlier this month, DEGNZ was pleased to welcome Justine Wright to New Zealand as our 2014 International Editing Mentor. Over the course of her stay, Justine spent time working with NZ editor Cushla Dillon who was the selected 2014 mentee. Here's…