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Music Films Announced for NZIFF 2012

Thursday, 31 May 2012, 6:35 pm | NZ International Film Festival

MEDIA BRIEF: Thursday 31 May Music Films Announced for NZIFF 2012 The New Zealand International Film Festival today announced seven music films confirmed for the 2012 programme. Shut Up and Play the Hits Directors: Will Lovelace , Dylan Southern “The ... More >>

Finalists for New Zealand’s Best Announced

Tuesday, 29 May 2012, 9:36 am | NZ International Film Festival

Finalists for New Zealand’s Best Announced Six short films have been selected as the finalists in the inaugural NZIFF New Zealand’s Best Short Film Competition. Guest selector and international filmmaker Roger Donaldson selected the six finalists ... More >>

Further Sneak Titles + Guest Shorts Selector Announced

Thursday, 24 May 2012, 1:15 pm | NZ International Film Festival

MEDIA BRIEF: Thursday 24 May Further Sneak Titles + Guest Shorts Selector Announced for NZIFF 2012 The New Zealand International Film Festival today announced a further four sneak titles for the 2012 Festival. West of Memphis Peter Jackson’s West of ... More >>

NZIFF Announces Short Film Competition with Cash Prizes

Wednesday, 28 March 2012, 12:35 pm | NZ International Film Festival

The New Zealand International Film Festival (NZIFF) today introduced its first ever competitive strand with three cash prizes for New Zealand short films. More >>

New Zealand International Film Festival to Move in 2012

Thursday, 10 November 2011, 2:32 pm | NZ International Film Festival

The New Zealand International Film Festival today announced key dates which will see the event screening a little later next year. The Festival is confirmed to screen in Auckland, Wellington, Dunedin and Christchurch. More >>

NZ Film Festival Secures Award-Winners From Cannes

Monday, 20 June 2011, 11:15 am | NZ International Film Festival

The New Zealand International Film Festival has announced that a record-breaking number of Cannes award winners will have their New Zealand premiere screenings on this year’s programme. More >>

Medically Accurate Movie Crawls Back Into Cinemas

Monday, 30 August 2010, 1:01 pm | NZ International Film Festival

The most talked about film of the 2010 New Zealand International Film Festival returns for a limited season starting this Thursday September 2nd. More >>

Dunedin Audiences Buck Film Festival Trend In 2010

Wednesday, 11 August 2010, 12:20 pm | NZ International Film Festival

Local attendance at the New Zealand International Film Festival in 2010 has surpassed 2009 results by almost 600, reversing the trend of a small decline in Auckland and Wellington admissions this year. More >>

New Zealand International Film Festival 2010

Tuesday, 10 August 2010, 11:05 am | NZ International Film Festival

The annual New Zealand International Film Festival has long been the premier film event of the year, and the cultural highlight of the New Zealand winter. More >>

Strange Birds in Paradise - West Papua Movie At Festival

Wednesday, 7 July 2010, 1:45 pm | NZ International Film Festival

Strange Birds in Paradise – A West Papuan Story A documentary by Charlie Hill-Smith While the Indonesian army continues to dominate the indigenous inhabitants of West Papua, three friends gather in Melbourne to record outlawed folk songs with renowned ... More >>

Local documentaries to screen at Film Festival

Friday, 7 May 2010, 10:47 am | NZ International Film Festival

New Zealand-made films are among the early announcements for the NZ International Film Festival programme for 2010. The 2010 Festival programme is not due to be released until mid-June but Festival organisers today confirmed two NZ-made documentaries ... More >>

Grant injects life into Film Festival in Chch

Monday, 6 July 2009, 4:17 pm | NZ International Film Festival

The Canterbury Community Trust is providing a lifeline for the NZ International Film Festival this year with a $10,000 grant announced. More >>

Record-breaking first day for Festival

Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 9:39 am | NZ International Film Festival

The NZ International Film Festival’s first day of advance sales in Wellington has exceeded all previous records. More >>

Festival film set to divide audiences

Friday, 19 June 2009, 9:54 am | NZ International Film Festival

Controversial Cannes film Antichrist has been secured for the NZ International Film Festival 2009 in Auckland, Wellington and Dunedin. A late confirmation to the programme, the film’s participation was not cemented until after the Auckland programme had ... More >>

Campion’s Bright Star to open Festival

Wednesday, 17 June 2009, 9:29 am | NZ International Film Festival

Direct from competition at Cannes, Bright Star will open the NZ International Film Festival in July. Festival director Bill Gosden today announced that the film, directed by NZ-born Jane Campion, will open both the Auckland and Wellington legs of the Festival ... More >>

Small film with big heart to premiere at Festival

Monday, 8 June 2009, 5:34 pm | NZ International Film Festival

Locally filmed and produced documentary This Way of Life has scored it’s first hit with selection in the New Zealand International Film Festival in July. Shot on location in the Ruahine Ranges and Waimarama Beach, the film follows the Hawke’s ... More >>

Film Festival evolves in 2009

Tuesday, 19 May 2009, 2:18 pm | NZ International Film Festival

15 New Zealand cities and towns will this year host the annual International Film Festival which for the first time will relinquish its various regional names to be called the New Zealand International Film Festival. More >>

Herzog And Anvil! Two Late Additions Confirmed

Thursday, 17 July 2008, 12:51 am | NZ International Film Festival

It is with great excitement that the New Zealand International Film Festivals announces two late additions to the programmes of the Auckland International and Wellington Film Festivals: the astonishing Antarctica documentary Encounters at the End of the ... More >>

International Filmmakers At Film Festival

Monday, 14 July 2008, 10:45 am | NZ International Film Festival

Every year the New Zealand International Film Festivals offer audiences the one-off chance to get insights into what motivates and inspires those who work behind the camera by inviting filmmakers to take part in question and answer sessions at screenings ... More >>

Ward’s Rain Of The Children premieres

Monday, 14 July 2008, 10:43 am | NZ International Film Festival

Vincent Ward’s Rain Of The Children premieres in spectacular fashion at the 40th Auckland International Film Festival. More >>

   

 
 
 
 
 

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