In late March Script to Screen travelled South to participate in the two-day Dunedin Festival of Film and Television Craft and Christchurch’s South Island Film and Television Day. Script to Screen hosted two special Writer’s Rooms on What Makes A Short Film Great? Events were also run by the NZ Writers Guild, the Screen Directors Guild NZ and Women in Film and Television.
At Script to Screen’s Dunedin Writer’s Room screenwriter and producer Christina Milligan talked to filmmaker Patrick Gilles, DP Stephen Downes and NZFC development executive and writer Hone Kouka about short filmmaking at its best.
In Christchurch short film and television drama director Jonathan Brough got filmmakers Gillian Ashurst and Patrick Gilles and DP John Christophels debating what gives some short films such impact.
August 29, 2016
On 6/7 August, 45 aspiring filmmakers gathered in Wellington to gain knowledge and advice while preparing to make their first short film.... Read more
Gerard Johnstone, Millen Baird and Florence Noble talk to Tom Sainsbury about the challenge of creating comedic stories and characters... Read more
May 5, 2015
Script to Screen is proud to announce that eight talented filmmakers have been awarded places on our prestigious FilmUp programme... Read more
800 words co-creators James Griffin and Maxine Fleming, and producer Kelly Martin (CEO, South Pacific Pictures) talk to Irene Gardener... Read more