VIDEO – Making Super City II

November 12, 2013

At the September Writer’s Room we were lucky enough to have the hilarious Madeleine Sami and Tom Sainsbury join chair Leanne Saunders to discuss the making of the second series of Super City.

In an era when more and more actors branch into writing and directing their own work, we look closely at this collaboration between some of NZs best acting/writing talent. What is the relationship between acting and writing? And how does the writing process change when you are creating characters for yourself to play?

[vimeo width=”650″ height=”450″]https://vimeo.com/75728590[/vimeo]


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