Issue date: 
Monday, 11 November 2019

The New Zealand Film Commission is pleased to offer a scholarship opportunity to attend the 27th Annual SPADA Conference, which will provide four tickets for emerging talent in the screen sector. These delegates will attend the 2019 SPADA conference, which will take place in Auckland, Aotearoa New Zealand at the Aotea Centre on the 20 and 21 November 2019.

SPADA themselves said, “The 2019 Conference delivers a programme jam packed with fantastic speakers, workshops, roundtables, and an exclusive NZ screening of Ian Darling's THE FINAL QUARTER.  We are proud to host the Annual SPADA Screen Industry Awards, and the Great Screenrights' lunch featuring the South Pacific Pictures Big Pitch - this year we have eight finalists pitching!”

In order to be considered for the scholarship, applicants must reside in New Zealand and tell us in one paragraph (250 words or less) why they would like to attend the 2019 SPADA Conference. Connections to how specific speakers and events will be of interest to you and your career is especially helpful.

Please send your application to:

Registration will close on 14 November 2019 at midday. Successful applicants will then be required to complete a full registration.

Please note that this opportunity is for a ticket only, no travel or accommodation assistance will be provided.

You can find further details on the SPADA Conference here.

Last updated: 
Monday, 11 November 2019