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Something for the Weekend: 11 March 2016


If you’re quick

You could scrape in under the wire of today’s (11 March) final submission deadline for the Uni Shorts Film Festival; or apply to be the NZIFF’s Ticketing Supervisor in Wellington

Tomorrow (12 March): the ChicMix audio engineering course runs in Auckland

Out and about

16 March: combined SPADA/DEGNZ/NZWG Networking Event, Auckalnd. The event also runs 23 March in Wellington
26 March: DOCommunity screening, Auckalnd: Night Will Fall (pictured, top)
2 – 3 April: the first Story Edge Sandbox

Gizza Job

Job application deadlines …
15 March: Script to Screen Programme Manager, BSS
22 March: Gibson Group Volunteer Programme


14 March: Script to Screen’s FilmUp: application deadline
18 March: SPADA Training & Development with Angus Finney: application deadline
21 March: NZFC Documentary Development: application deadline
21 March: NZFC Early Development: application deadline
18 April: deadline for the National Digital Forum’s call for presentations for its November conference

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.
24 March: Auckland Underground Film Festival (earlybird)


23 – 27 March: Maoriland Film Festival
7 – 13 April: African Film Festival, Auckland
14 – 17 April: NZIFF Autumn Events, Auckland
4 – 15 May: Doc Edge Festival, Wellington
7 – 22 May: NZIFF Autumn Events, 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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