Supporting New Zealand filmmaking
Developing screen business
Getting Filmmakers to Festivals and Markets
Set your calendar
What we funded in the past
Helping filmmakers get ahead
Developing your craft
Getting started in filmmaking
Supporting diverse voices
Getting your film to its audience
Taking your film overseas
Who is watching New Zealand films
Protecting your work
Funding for distribution and festivals
Partnering with offshore filmmakers
Financial support for filming in NZ in 2017
Financial support for filming in NZ from 2015
Practical advice for filming in New Zealand
How to qualify as an NZ film
We work closely with a number of key New Zealand Government ministries.
We are a crown entity funded through MCH and administer the New Zealand Screen Production Grant (NZSPG) – New Zealand grant on their behalf.
We administer the New Zealand Screen Production Grant (NZSPG) – International grant on MBIE's behalf.on MBIE's behalf. We also work with the Ministry's Tourism and Trade and Enterprise divisions to support them in marketing the New Zealand brand and New Zealand as a destination through the promotion of New Zealand film.
We work closely with MFAT (and MCH) on co-production treaty negotiations and international and diplomatic screenings of New Zealand films.
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