Matthew Metcalfe

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Matthew Metcalfe is a well-respected film and television producer, who has produced more than 140 million USD worth of productions including 15 feature films, ten tele-features and numerous TV shows, documentaries, TVCs and music videos over two decades in the industry. Matthew’s films have received some sixteen NZ film awards, have been long-listed for an Oscar, two BAFTA awards and been recognised at film festivals in Cannes, Toronto and London. His company, GFC, employs 13 full time staff in Sydney and Auckland.

In 2017 Matthew will have theatrical releases of Toa Fraser’s 6 Days, the true story of the 1980 Iranian Embassy siege and Roger Donaldson’s McLaren, a biopic exploring the life and achievements of legendary Kiwi race car constructor and driver, Bruce McLaren. He will also have a third theatrical release for the year with the extreme sports feature documentary The Free Man for Universal Studios. Matthew is currently in production with Wayne, Jeremy Sims’ feature documentary bio-pic about legendary Australian MotoGP rider Wayne Gardner, and Justin Pemberton’s adaptation of the multi-million best-selling book Capital in the 21st Century. He is also in production with Bryn Evans’ new film about Indy Car drivers for Universal Pictures.

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Name Matthew Metcalfe

Company General Film Corporation

Email [email protected]

Phone +6493687478


The titles listed are titles included in the New Zealand Film Commission’s Film library and may not reflect the full screenography.