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Something for the Weekend: 1 April 2016

If you’re quick

2 – 3 April: the first Story Edge Sandbox

Out and about

5 April: Script to Screen’s Writers Room session Sealing the Deal, with Leanne Saunders and Carthew Neal
14 April: on the day of its theatrical release, the Film Talk event for Orphans & Kingdoms
20 April: ScreenSafe takes its roadshow to Wellington before visiting Auckland the following day

Gizza Job

Job application deadlines …
10 April: Materials & Content Assistant, NZIFF, Wellington


15 April: Te Mangai Paho’s Apps & Platforms application deadline
18 April: deadline for the National Digital Forum’s call for presentations for its November conference
22 April: Doc Edge’s DOC Pitch application deadline

The door is open

Submission calls for festivals and awards events with deadlines a little further away
Festivals use a range of deadline names with no consistency. In these listings (final) = this is your last chance.
15 April: Show Me Shorts (early)
15 April: NZIFF (final)


5 – 16 April: NZ Bicycle Film Festival, Wellington
7 – 13 April: African Film Festival, Auckland
13 April – 3 May: Autumn Events, Auckland
16 April – 22 May: Autumn Events, Wellington
4 – 15 May: Doc Edge Festival, Wellington
18 – 29 May: Doc Edge Festival, Auckland
14 – 31 July; NZIFF, Auckland
22 July – 7 August: NZIFF, Wellington
30 September: Auckland Underground Film Festival

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