Events and Workshops

Film Otago Southland is pleased to support and facilitate a number of events in the region to help grow and celebrate our screen sector.

Below is a list of upcoming events - please check out the links to confirm how to register, as some of these events are hosted by external partners.  

Film Queenstown Lakes also hosts monthly coffee catch-ups in Queenstown every month - get in touch to find out more about these.

UPCOMING EVENTS AND WORKSHOPS

 

FRIDAY 21 JUNE - SUNDAY 23 JUNE 2024

Southern Pilots Scripted Series Development Programme
3-day workshop for selected teams, hosted in Oamaru. Please note applications are now closed.
Visit the Script to Screen website to discover more information.

FRIDAY 21 JUNE - TUESDAY 25 JUNE 2024

NZ Mountain Film & Book Festival (Wanaka)
A celebration of adventurous sports and lifestyles.  
Runs daily with morning/afternoon/evenings sessions.
Tickets on sale now

THURSDAY 27 JUNE - FRIDAY 28 JUNE 2024

NZ Mountain Film & Book Festival (Queenstown)
A celebration of adventurous sports and lifestyles.  
Runs daily with afternoon & evenings sessions.
Tickets on sale now

WEDNESDAY 3 JULY

Little Cinema Queenstown
7:15PM - 9:45PM

 

PAST EVENTS

FRIDAY 5 APRIL - SATURDAY 6 APRIL

Big Screen Symposium
Film Otago Southland will be attending Big Screen Symposium this year and will have a representative at the Regional Film Offices of New Zealand (RFONZ) booth, as well as speaking on the RFONZ Panel on Saturday 6 April. Please get in touch if you'd like to set up a meeting.

SATURDAY 4 NOVEMBER 2023
Script to Screen TV Series Writing Workshop with Pip Hall
H S Skinner Annex, Dunedin
9:00am to 5:00pm

WEDNESDAY 8 NOVEMBER 2023
Sky Originals Online Presentation and Q&A
Online Teams Meeting
4:00pm to 5:00pm
To RSVP and receive the meeting link please email nadia@filmotagosouthland.com 

FRIDAY 17 NOVEMBER 2023
Drone Demonstration and Film Location Access Round Table
Jack Reid Park, Arrowtown
1:00pm to 4:00pm
Please enquire directly with Film Otago Southland about attending.

THURSDAY 23 NOVEMBER 2023
Business South Central Otago Beer 'n Yarn with Film Otago Southland
Olivers, Clyde
5:15pm to 7:00pm 

FRIDAY 1 DECEMBER 2023
Film Otago Southland 2023 Film Community Christmas Party
Cargo Gantley's Pub and Cafe, Queenstown
4:00pm to 8:00pm
Please enquire directly with Film Otago Southland about attending.


THURSDAY 1ST FEBRUARY 2024
Little Cinema Queenstown
Te Atamira in Frankton (Queenstown)
7:00pm

SATURDAY 10TH FEBRUARY 2024
Bunker Street Self-Tape Audition Workshop
Bunker Street Studios in Wānaka
12:00pm and 3:00pm

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