Press Releases | Pift Pacific Islanders in Film & TV

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    Feb 5, 2017

    Show me Shorts Submissions Open

    February 5, 2017Submissions are now open for the 12th edition of Aotearoa New Zealand’s leading international short film festival.Show Me Shorts 2017 will take place this Spring in more than 20 cinemas nationwide from Kaitaia to Stewart Island – and even Antarctica!The festival is seeking short films between two and twenty minutes long, from Aotearoa […]

  • Jan 31, 2017

    Screencraft Competitions

    January 31, 2017Short Film Fund – SpringOpen NOW / Early Deadline: February 1 / Final Deadline: June 30China Hollywood Script ContestOpen NOW / Late Deadline: February 10Comedy Script ContestOpens March 1 / Early Deadline: April 1 / Final Deadline: May 17Horror Script ContestOpens March 15 / Early Deadline: April 15/ Final Deadline: July 1 ###

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    Jan 26, 2017


    January 26, 2017ONE THOUSAND ROPES SELECTED FOR PANORAMA SECTION AT BERLIN FILM FESTIVAL Transmission Films are thrilled to announce that ONE THOUSAND ROPES will have its world premiere at the 2017 Berlin Film Festival (Berlinale). ONE THOUSAND ROPES will show in the prestigious Panorama section of the festival, as a Panorama Special. This section showcases […]

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    Jan 17, 2017

    Tautai’s Artist in Residence 2017

    Juliana Brown Eyes – Kaho January 17, 2017A Tongan/Oglala Lakota photographer, musician, artist and screen playwright from Porcupine, South Dakota is the recipient of the Tautai Contemporary Pacific Arts Trust 2017 Artist Residency. “Juliana Brown Eyes – Kaho is compelled to show the world the beauty of indigenous cultures through the contemporary lens of photography,” […]

  • Jan 6, 2017

    Submissions Now Open for the Aesthetica Short Film Festival 2017

    Call for Submissions January 6, 2017The Aesthetica Short Film Festival celebrates innovation and excellence in filmmaking, and is a platform for emerging and established filmmakers to showcase their work to wider audiences. ASFF also is looking for practitioners who are pushing the boundaries of short film forward. Prizes include screenings at ASFF 2017, awards and opportunities […]

  • Jan 6, 2017

    Story Edge World Exhibition May 26-28 2017

    Submissions Call January 6, 2017Showcase your interactive digital project to a new audience.Story Edge are seeking the following submissions categories to showcase innovative interactive digital storytelling projects including:* New Media Installations* Experimental or Interactive Documentary* Augmented Reality / Mobile Device Apps / Art-Gaming / Web-Art* Virtual Reality Environments* Interactive Installations for Children.Successful projects will be […]