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'The Beginners Guide to the Business of Creating a Film' and 'The Beginners Guide to creating a Series - click here to read more.


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To book a Career Specific Discussion (e.g. a specific project) OR to have a “Career Checklist” checkup (essentially a discussion to check you are on track in your career &/or project) - email NZWG for an appointment with the Executive Director, Alice Shearman.

Links to relevant podcasts are listed here and updated regularly.

For more information on Seed and Seed Advanced grants, click here.

NZWG believes that our unique stories should be shared, celebrated and recognised within our industry. The SWANZ (Script Writer Awards New Zealand) and Unproduced Script Competition do just that for the best writers in the New Zealand. Click here for further information and past winners and finalists.

Bringing Writers, Directors & Actors together in day-long Table Reads sessions, four times per year. For more information, click here.

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