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Audience: 
New Zealand Filmmakers
Funding type: 
Equity Investment

The Post Production Fund helps exciting projects to get over the finishing line.

What we fund

Post production financing to help finish films for the big screen.

This is in the form of equity investment up to $500,000 (although it is unlikely that funding will be to that amount).

Who can apply

Filmmakers with:

  • A film project with significant New Zealand content
  • An experienced New Zealand producer working on the project
  • New Zealand citizenship or permanent residency.

How to apply

Please read Feature Film Post Production Financing Guidelines and Terms of Trade before registering for an account to apply online at https://funding.nzfilm.co.nz/. The person applying should be your lead producer. 

Apply now

Before you apply, discuss your project with the production team: production@nzfilm.co.nz

What you need

  • Creative material – including synopsis and copies of the film
  • Finance plan and recoupment
  • Audience engagement plan
  • Budget and schedule
  • Key personnel – bios of key people
  • Information about any projects you have with the Film Commission
Last updated: 
Wednesday, 13 May 2020