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Something for the Weekend: 29 July 2016

If You’re Quick

30 July: Doc Edge Presents Midsummer Night’s Tango (pictured, top) and the second Story Edge Sandbox
31 July: Getty Images’ Let’s Make something: submission deadline
This weekend: the NZIFF comes to its official close in Auckland, with a few additional screenings conforemd for the coming week

Out and about

6 – 7 August: Script to Screen runs its Wellington Short Film Workshop
19 August: earlybird ticket sales close for the Big Screen Symposium, which runs 24 – 25 September

Application deadlines

5 August: SWANZ Awards: submission deadline
15 August: Kiwi Game Starter: submission deadline
15 August: NZCS Awards: submission deadline
29 August: Script to Screen’s Story Camp Aotearoa: application deadline
30 August: NZ On Air/YouTube scheme Skip Ahead: application deadline
21 October: NZ On Air Interactive Documentary: 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
20 September: Armageddon Fantasy & Sci-Fi Film Festival (final)
25 November: Tropfest (final)

Awards, Conferences and Festivals

22 July – 7 August: NZIFF, Wellington
8 – 9 September: NZGDC16
22 September: SWANZ Awards
22-25 September: Screenies
24-25 September: Big Screen Symposium
30 September: Auckland Underground Film Festival
15 October: NZCS Awards
26 – 30 October: Arohanui Film Festival

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