Issue date: 
Friday, 10 July 2020

On Wednesday 8 July the NZFC held a live webinar outlining the Government's Screen Sector Recovery Package which was announced on 1 July.  The panelists were NZFC CEO Annabelle Sheehan, Head of Development and Production Leanne Saunders, Head of Incentives Catherine Bates, Head of Talent Development Dale Corlett and NZ On Air's Head of Funding Amie Mills.

Annabelle, Leanne, Dale, Catherine and Amie spoke about the overall package, the $2M fund for cultural capacity building, the $13.4M Recovery Fund, changes to the NZSPG and the $50M premium Drama Fund.

Over 170 people attended the event and we'd like to thank everyone for joining and for submitting their questions.

A total of 50 questions were received, with around 20 questions answered during the session. Any unanswered questions will be responded to in a document to be attached to this page early next week.

Last updated: 
Tuesday, 14 July 2020