For our February’s Writer’s Room, kiwi-born producer Helen Bowden (Matchbox Pictures) talked to producer Philippa Campbell (Top of the Lake, Rain) about her experience developing high-end television drama in Australia, the development process from genesis to production, and how to find and make a story that will work both for the local network and for the international market.

Special thanks to Images & Sound and White Studios for their assistance in making this video possible.


EVENT

The Road Less Travelled with Kath Shelper

June 7, 2018 - June 7, 2018, Auckland

We are excited to bring you award winning Australian producer, Kath Shelper (SAMSON AND DELILAH,TENDER, BLACK COMEDY) in conversation with Philippa Campbell (TOP OF THE LAKE) about how she has shepherded projects for the screen through unconventional paths, enabling talented writers and directors to find their voice & their audience.... Read more

NEWS

EPISODIC LAB AOTEAROA: 2018 APPLICATIONS NOW CLOSED

March 28, 2018

EPISODIC LAB AOTEAROA is our brand new pilot programme and is an initiative designed to develop distinctive NZ writing talent in television drama. Up to 8 writers and/or teams will be awarded a place in the immersive lab where they will workshop their concepts with experienced television writers from NZ, Australia and beyond.... Read more