Alison Maclean, Bridget Ikin and Emily Perkins, talked to Philippa Campbell about adapting and making THE REHEARSAL. Hear them delve into the decisions made at each stage of the process to create the brave, modern film starring Kerry Fox and James Rolleston. This discussion took place following a screening of THE REHEARSAL at the New Zealand International Film Festival in August, 2016.
Calling screenwriters, directors and producers - FilmUp returns in 2017 providing talented and tenacious filmmakers an individually tailored development programme to hone their creative practice, and take a step up in their careers. 8 mentorships including 2 senior mentorships are available.... Read more
October 17, 2013
Join writer/director Leanne Pooley (Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls, Shackleton's Captain) and writer (screen story)/producer Matthew Metcalfe (Giselle, Dean Spanley) as they talk to chair Toa Fraser (Giselle, Dean Spanley) about how they found a way into this iconic story and how the use of 3D played a role in storytelling.... Read more
A record-breaking audience gathered at Auckland’s Q Theatre to enjoy a very special June Writer’s Room with two of New Zealand’s brightest and funniest film makers. ... Read more
July 12, 2015 - July 12, 2015
Script to Screen and the New Zealand Writers Guild present a special discussion with award-winning Mexican screenwriter Guillermo Arriaga. Arriaga talks to Robyn Malcolm about his writing philosophy, craft, and process at this AUT hosted event.... Read more