News

NZ Writers Guild Best Script

25 May 2019

New Zealand Writer's Guild is sponsoring the best script award this year with a one-year associate membership to the New Zealand Writer's Guild and
a script consultancy on the project of your choice from NZSW president Steve Barr (up to 8 hours and valid for one year). 

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Championing our Female Filmmakers

25 May 2019

WIFT and Dame Gaylene Preston are backing our female directors and filmmakers with the best female director prize - $1000 and a years subscription to WIFT.
We also have a regional prize - 'WIFT Outstanding Female Filmmaker' winning a years membership to WIFT and free registration to the 2020 48Hours.…

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Another prize announcement

25 May 2019

Big Tree Studios have come to the 48 party with a post-production package for the Grand National Chimp. $15,000 of post-production to get the winning team's next project finished. http://www.bigtreestudios.co.nz .
Check out this year's prizes https://www.48hours.co.nz/about/prizes/

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New Sponsors for ULTRA48

24 May 2019

Crewlist has come on board to sponsor the ULTRA48 award with a juicy $3,000.
Find out more about Crewlist ULTRA48 and sign up details are on our website.
Crewlist - The Film Crew App - Join 3,600+ film professionals on the #1 networking app for industry insiders.

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Giving some love!

22 May 2019

Every year we hear about committed community groups and organisations entering teams into the 48Hours competition. Last year we decided to give these groups a bit of love with some free community entries. We've done that again this year and are pleased to announce the seven groups who will receive…

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