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Profiles to come:Max Currie, Siobhan Marshall, Shreya Gejji, Cushla Dillon and Matthew Nagel

Great Writers – Great Scripts

The NZWG Writer Showcase participants are selected through one of the following pathways:  Seed Grants (past & present Seed Grant recipients), Writers’ Lab Aotearoa (Script to Screen Writers’ Lab Aotearoa). UFFSC Unproduced Feature Film Script Competition finalists. Showcase Selections (Writer Showcase successful applicants). Read More General Information about the NZWG Writer Showcase

See more fantastic writers here – NZWG Find A Writer



WSHOWCASE THUMB Border BARR WHELANSteve Barr & Casey Whelan — S.C. Wheelbarrow & Sons — NZWG Seed Recipients

— Steve and Casey are a writing team based in Wellington. Despite appearances, they’re both 13-year-old boys.
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WSHOWCASE THUMB Border BELBINDaryl Belbin – NZWG Seed Recipient

— is a Welsh writer/director interested in creating concepts that break hearts and build bridges. Daryl’s stories examine the human condition in an entertaining and illuminating manner.
Are you sitting comfortably? Then let’s begin…

 WSHOWCASE THUMB BLEAKLEYCharlie Bleakley – NZWG Seed Recipient

— wrote the short film Coconut, a finalist in both the NZWG SWANZ Awards and the Moas – NZ Film Awards.
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 WSHOWCASE THUMB Border BerghJuliet Bergh – NZWG Seed Recipient

— is an award-winning screenwriter whose writing credits include
diverse genres and who likes a bit of the macabre.
View Juliet’s Page

WSHOWCASE THUMB Border DILLONCushla Dillon – NZWG Seed Recipient

—  writes stories from the edges, about outsiders, wounded hearts, magical thinkers and stubborn narcissists.
Visit her page

WSHOWCASE THUMB Border FRANCINO MARSHALLAnna Nuria Francino & Siobhan Marshall – UFFSC 2015 WINNERS / NZWG Seed recipients

—  Siobhan and Anna have been sparking creatively ever since first meeting.
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WSHOWCASE THUMB Border FRIENDWarren Friend – NZWG Seed Recipient

—  will write for food (and/or beer).
Let’s go!

WSHOWCASE THUMB Border JAMESAndrew James – NZWG Seed Recipient

— enjoys writing of all sorts, with a particular soft spot for sci-fi and action-adventure flavours.
Would you like to know more?

WSHOWCASE THUMB MEEKArthur Meek – NZWG Seed Recipient & SWANZ Winner

— creates delightfully enterprising ideas for stages, platforms and screens.
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— is a Wellington based writer who is mastering the craft of the feature length screenplay.
View Matthew’s Page

Aidee borderAidee Walker – NZWG Seed Recipient

— is a writer/director from the Mighty Waikato who is determined to one day turn Hamilton into Hollywood.
View Aidee’s Page

WSHOWCASE THUMB Border WADZINSKIJeremy Wadzinski – NZWG Seed Recipient

— is an award winning lover and a terrible writer. He’s also dyslexic…
Read Jeremy’s page


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