As part of the Nga Aho Whakaari conference Script to Screen are hosting a breakfast session with aboriginal writer/director Darlene Johnson who will screen and talk about her short film Crocodile Dreaming.
Developed over six years with an aboriginal community, Crocodile Dreaming is arguably the first drama to incorporate authentic aboriginal dreaming ritual. The film features acclaimed aboriginal actor David Gulpilil, extraordinary footage of crocodiles, and special effects help express the spiritual world. Darlene has also made documentaries relating to the films Rabbit Proof Fence and 10 Canoes.
Saturday the 13th June, 7.30am complimenary breakfast, 8-9am film screening and discussion.
Orakei Marae, End of Kupe St, Orakei.
All welcome, RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org by 4pm Thursday 11 June.
July 27, 2018 - July 28, 2018, Civic Wintergarden, Auckland
The New Zealand International Film Festival (NZIFF) and Script to Screen are thrilled to present two very special TALKS with celebrated director Debra Granik (WINTER'S BONE) and New Zealand actor Thomasin Harcourt McKenzie. ... Read more
August 4, 2018 - August 5, 2018, Samoa House Studio, 20 Beresford Square, Auckland
A one and a half day course on writing a feature film looks at strategies for Coming up with a Cinematic Concept, growing Captivating Characters, locating the Core of your story and establishing your personal Connection to it.... Read more
August 11, 2018 - August 12, 2018, Te Whaea: National Dance & Drama Centre
a weekend workshop for the storytelling and filmmaking community with dramaturg, Brita McVeigh. If you have a project at any stage of development this process will change how you work TOGETHER.... Read more
July 6, 2018
We are so excited to bring the eight exceptional advisors from New Zealand, Australia, Denmark and United States who will work with the eight teams selected for Episodic Lab Aotearoa to develop their skills and to projects across the five day immersive lab.... Read more