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Something for the Weekend: 29 April 2016

If you’re quick

30 April – 1 May: Brita McVeigh’s Acting for Humans wokshop
The NZIFF’s Autumn Events continue in Auckland and Wellington

Gizza Job

(Listings are for application deadline)
9 May: NZ On Screen: Content Director
13 May: Alliance Francaise French Film Festival: Festival Director
20 May: NHNZ: Series Producer, Producers

Out and about

2 May: new monthly shorts screening event Not Long has its first run out
2 May: NZWG Wellington Writers Group Meetup at the premiere of The Great Maiden’s Blush
4 May: Akl Gamedev Meetup
5 May: Virtual Reality in Real Life
6 May: NZWG First Friday drinks
9 May: NZCS Leica Cine Lenses event
12 May: Sarah Cordery’s noted to eternity kicks off its run with Q&A screenings which continue to the end of the month
15 May: Storytelling for Television with James Griffin


1 May: Serious Games Awards: submission deadline
5 May: MIFF 37ºSouth Market: Second Look application deadline
9 May: NZFC Early Development: application deadline
9 May: NZFC Documentary Development: 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) = your last chance
15 May: Show Me Shorts (regular)
27 May: Arohanui Film Festival (early)
20 September: Armageddon Fantasy & Sci-Fi Film Festival (final)

Festivals and Conferences

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
1-9 July: NZ Mountain Film Festival
14 – 31 July; NZIFF, Auckland
22 July – 7 August: NZIFF, Wellington
22-25 September: Screenies
24-25 September: Big Screen Symposium
30 September: Auckland Underground Film Festival
26 – 30 October: Arohanui Film Festival

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