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Feature film directorial debut for New Zealand actor

Friday, 13 December 2019, 10:06 am | Morcan Motion Pictures

New Zealand actor and writer James Morcan today announced he will be writing and starring in a new feature film titled GIYA. The movie will also be Morcan’s directorial debut. More >>

TV series based on controversial new book planned

Monday, 21 July 2014, 12:06 pm | Morcan Motion Pictures

Positive reader reviews and public response have prompted a New Zealand father-and-son writing and filmmaking team to bring forward plans to develop their controversial new book about conspiracy theories into a television documentary series. More >>

Kiwi actor scores roles in Oz-Bollywood movies

Thursday, 18 October 2012, 11:05 am | Morcan Motion Pictures

Tauranga-born actor James Morcan has been cast to play leading roles in upcoming Australian-Indian films ‘My Cornerstone’ and ‘Love You Krishna’. More >>

Kiwi father & son team release books & films internationally

Monday, 17 October 2011, 4:18 pm | Morcan Motion Pictures

A New Zealand father-and-son team who have just had two of their novels published and two of their feature films released offshore, continue to seek finance to greenlight their biopic based on the life story of Precious McKenzie, MBE. Lance Morcan and ... More >>

"Desired" hits the mark at Cannes

Monday, 23 May 2011, 12:14 pm | Morcan Motion Pictures

Rising Auckland producer-director Amanda Phillips and her producer husband Caleb, of Film Shock Productions, have received a “very pleasing” reception for their first feature film, Desired, at the Cannes Film Festival this week. More >>

'Silent Fear' poses no fear for rising Kiwi filmmaker

Wednesday, 11 May 2011, 1:16 pm | Morcan Motion Pictures

Auckland director-producer Amanda Phillips, 25, who is in Cannes this week to promote Desired, her first completed feature film, will also be pitching Silent Fear, a claustrophobic thriller she has just added to her development slate. More >>

Young Auckland filmmaker off to Cannes

Thursday, 14 April 2011, 2:21 pm | Morcan Motion Pictures

Rising Auckland producer-director Amanda Phillips is preparing to take her first feature film, “Desired”, to the Cannes Film Festival next month. More >>

NZ producers bring Canadian story to big screen

Monday, 16 June 2008, 11:33 am | Morcan Motion Pictures

Morcan Motion Pictures, the New Zealand film production company behind the movie, 'Precious', announced today it also plans to produce a period feature film to be shot on location in Canada next year. More >>

Precious at Cannes Film Festival

Tuesday, 13 May 2008, 9:51 am | Morcan Motion Pictures

The New Zealand father-and-son writing team who penned ‘Precious’, the feature film screenplay based on the extraordinary life story of Olympian Precious McKenzie MBE, have formed their own production company to fast-track their project to the ... More >>