What does it take to get a small film to the big screen? Three of the filmmakers behind three award-winning short films screening during the 2019 ‘Show Me Shorts’ programme spill the beans…
My very humble views on what makes New Zealand film unique - plus an introduction to my favourite Kiwi movies!
I chat to co-presenter of ‘The Great Kiwi Bakeoff’ Hayley Sproull about sugar and spice and all things moist on the new show on TV2
What happened when a blogger went to a press conference with a few Muppets…
Confessions of a Tomb Raider gaming geek since 1998...and what I REALLY think of the new movie...
What I want to see this year at the New Zealand Film Festival, and reviewing Laura Poritas's 'Risk'
Gaylene Preston on 70's Wellington, glass ceilings and social media.
A man on his movies, Shihad and why farmers care about their land and livestock...
INTERVIEW...with Producer and Director of latest phenomenon on Facebook, The Maori Side-Steps...
INTERVIEW WITH... Producer Matthew Mawkes loving film, why it's a privilege to work with the homeless and using Kickstarter fund feature film 'Blind Panic'.
NZ FILM FESTIVAL REVIEW...Zero Days // Perfect Strangers // The First The Last
NZ FILM FESTIVAL REVIEW - LOVE IT OR HATE IT...Personal Shopper // Like Crazy // The Lure
INTERVIEW WITH FILMMAKERS... "It wasn't low budget - it was zero budget"
NZ FILM FESTIVAL REVIEW...Captain Fantastic // Chronesthesia // God Willing // The Rehearsal
NZ FILM FESTIVAL REVIEW... Love, mud and medicine in the rural French countryside
FOOD...Brunch at the Roxy and seeing Finding Dory (with a high tea to die for).
Tickets for the NZ Film Festival go on sale 28 June. And you can book me in for a new documentary about Anna Wintour Inc - 'The First Monday in May'! Who else loves fashion films!?
Released on 31 March 2016, 'Hunt for the Wilderpeople' is Taika's best film to date. Go and see it.