WIFT NZ is putting the call out for nominations for the 2018 WIFT NZ awards.
The event celebrates female filmmakers, profiling the work of women in the screen industry. Anyone can nominate, though the nominee MUST be a woman working in the NZ screen industry.
Nominations are for the following categories:
- South Pacific Pictures Award for Achievement in Film
- Images & Sound Award for Success in Television and Digital
- Fulcrum Media Finance Woman to Watch Award
- Imagezone Entrepreneurship Award
- Professional Lighting Services Award for Unsung Heroine of the NZ Screen Industry
- The Queenstown Camera Company Craft Award
- The Weta Group Creative Technology Award
- Te Reo Māori Champion Award
- Great Southern Film & Television Award for Outstanding Contribution to the NZ Screen Industry
At the 2016 Awards, NZ On Air CEO Jane Wrightson (pictured, top) took the Outstanding Contribution gong.
Make your nominations here before 24 November. The 2018 WIFT AWARDS will be held 1 March 2018 at ASB Waterfront Theatre, Auckland. Tickets on sale soon.