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Something for the Weekend: 22 April 2016

If you’re quick

22 April: Doc Edge’s DOC Pitch application deadline
The NZIFF’s Autumn Events continue in Auckland and Wellington

Out and about

23 April: the Play by Play Conference and Awards run in Wellington,
25 April: Leanne Pooley kicks off the run of 25 April with a Film Talk in Auckland
27 April: the ScreenSafe roadshow gets down to Queenstown
30 April – 1 May: Brita McVeigh’s Acting for Humans wokshop
2 May: new monthly shorts screening event Not Long has its first run out
4 May: Akl Gamedev Meetup
5 May: Virtual reality in Real Life
9 May: NZCS Leica Cine Lenses event


25 April: deadline for the National Digital Forum’s call for presentations for its November conference
25 April: NAFF closes submissions for this year’s It Project. NAFF runs 25 – 28 July
27 April: NZ On Air’s EOI for platforms/apps aimed at primary age children: application deadline
1 May: sumbission deadline for the Serious Games Awards

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
27 May: Arohanui Film Festival (early)


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
26 – 30 October: Arohanui Film Festival

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