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Something for the Weekend: 6 November 2015


Get in quick

Tomorrow (Saturday) sees the inaugural NZ Web Fest at Auckland’s Media Design School.

Coming up

Peter Young’s The Art of Recovery is now in Auckland cinemas, and heading for Wellington from 19 November.

Wednesday 11 sees the kick off and grand gala for this year’s Show Me Shorts festival.

The Spada Conference runs 12 and 13 November. If you’re not in Wellington for that, Aussie transmedia specialist Christy Dena is running a 2-day workshop at Unitec.

13 November is TMP’s last board meeting of the year.

Brita McVeigh’s Acting for Humans runs Saturday 14 in Auckland, and the following Saturday in Wellington.

15 November with Kathryn Burnett’s Ideas Clinic.

Wednesday 18 sees a Nga Aho Whakaari masterclass with Bailey Mackey and the final Writers Room of the year in Wellington.

It’s all Ant all weekend on 21 – 22 November for the Incredibly Strange Movie Marathon.


Monday 16 is the deadline for applications for the DEGNZ Director Attachment on Dirty Laundry.

Tuesday 17 is the close of applications for the NZ On Air-run Canada-New Zealand Interactive Digital Fund.

Friday 20 sees the NZFC kick off its 2015 roadshow at home, with Wellington the first stop on the five-date tour.

21 November is the last day for applications for the third round of Loading Docs.

The door is open

Calls for submissions with deadlines a little further away
Festivals use a range of deadline names with no consistency. In these listings (Final) = your last chance

3 December: Tropfest (Final)
11 December: Māoriland Film Festival
15 December: Documentary Edge Festival Regular
31 December: Documentary Edge Festival Late (Final)
15 January: Māoriland Film Festival (Final)
15 January: Uni Shorts (Final)

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