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  • New Zealand Short Selected for Venice Film Festival

    Media Release
    Issue date: 
    Fri 26 Jul 2013

    New Zealand short film Cold Snap has been selected to screen in the 2013 Venice Film Festival.

  • Graeme Mason to head Screen Australia

    Media Release
    Issue date: 
    Wed 24 Jul 2013

    The New Zealand Film Commission Chief Executive Graeme Mason will leave Wellington at the end of October to take up his new role at Australia's television and film funding body.

  • Emmy win for Top of the Lake

    Media Release
    Issue date: 
    Fri 19 Jul 2013

    Jane Campion's New Zealand-filmed mini-series Top of the Lake has won the Emmy Award for Outstanding Cinematography for a Miniseries or Movie.

  • Traces of Nut Team Wins 48Hours Grand National Champs

    New and Updates
    Issue date: 
    Wed 17 Jul 2013

    Congratulations to filmmaking team Traces of Nut, whose short film The Sleeping Plot has been named the 2013 48HOURS Grand National Champion.

  • Announcing LoadingDocs

    Media Release
    Issue date: 
    Thu 4 Jul 2013

    The NZFC is pleased to announce a new collaboration with NZ On Air to support short documentaries.

  • 44 New Zealand Films to Screen at the New Zealand International Film Festival

    Media Release
    Issue date: 
    Tue 2 Jul 2013
    Animals, astronomy, mate-ship, ice, religion and love are just some of the subjects explored in this year’s New Zealand International Film Festival selection of New Zealand films.