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Past Funding Decisions

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Looking at how we have funded films on their journey to production helps you to see how films get funded and the various ways we support filmmakers. 

More recent, more detail

Our records date back to 1988/89 and reflect information published in our Annual Reports. Our Annual Reports were not as detailed in earlier years so more recent years have more comprehensive information. New funding decisions will be uploaded after each Film Commission Board meeting, which are held five times a year. 

Accurate data

We have tried to ensure that these records are accurate.  If any records have incorrect information, please let us know and we will correct it as soon as possible. We recommend reading the Guide to Funding Decisions before using the data.

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New Zealand Film Commission Guide to Past Funding Decisions

Year Title/Project Alias Funding Key People Type Amount
2001/02 Sundance Film Festival - Beautiful Mark Foster Festival travel $500
2001/02 Sundance Film Festival - Beautiful Adam Stevens Festival travel $3,750
2001/02 Sundance Film Festival - Rain John Toon Festival travel $3,226
2001/02 Sundance Film Festival - Rain Christine Jeffs Festival travel $3,226
2001/02 Sundance Film Festival - The Hill Tainui Stephens Festival travel $3,420
2001/02 Surprising New Zealand Film 5 Juliette Veber, Harry Sinclair Script development $50,000
2001/02 Taking Possession Angela Littlejohn, Bridget Sutherland Script development $10,000
2001/02 Tangi Hoppers Joanna Paul, Kath Akuhata-Brown Script development $15,000
2001/02 Te Tokelau Peter Barker, Paul Maunder, Manea Pasilio Script development $30,000
2001/02 The Cloud Forest Norman Elder, Waka Attewell, Scott Cooksley Script development $5,000
2001/02 The Fairfield Express Jonathan Dowling, Rene Naufahu Script development $5,000
2001/02 The Freezer Linda Keown, Paolo Rotondo, Neil Campbell Short film production investment $69,333
2001/02 The Last Moa Michael Inder, Tony Simpson, Andrew Gunn Script development $30,000
2001/02 The Last Moa Michael Inder, Tony Simpson, Andrew Gunn Script development $15,000
2001/02 The Locals Steve Sachs, Greg Page Script development $9,000
2001/02 The Locals Steve Sachs, Greg Page Script development $2,000
2001/02 The Locals Steve Sachs, Greg Page Feature film production investment $2,007,069
2001/02 The Locals Steve Sachs, Greg Page Script development $7,000
2001/02 The Magnificent Magic Fingers Robert Sarkies, Duncan Sarkies Script development $2,000
2001/02 The Magnificent Magic Fingers Robert Sarkies, Duncan Sarkies Script development $13,000

*Asterisk indicates amount has been fully repaid (in the case of development loans) or fully recouped (in the case of production investment). 

 

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