Government’s re-affirmed screen industry support great news for Auckland’s thriving sectorAuckland’s screen production industry is booming, and today’s announcement by the Government of a $305 million, four-year commitment to the national industry will help to ensure that Auckland remains a sought-after destination for international and domestic producers.
Ministers Simon B
Auckland screen sector drives high-value creative economyAuckland’s screen sector now earns nearly $1 billion in production and post-production revenue annually, with today’s release of Statistics New Zealand’s annual industry economic data for the 2016 year more good news for the region.
Auckland’s international reputation as a feature film
Partnership with Warner Bros. Pictures and Gravity Pictures film MEG secures new Auckland film studio
AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND (Friday 3 March, 2017) – New Zealand Film Commission (NZFC), Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development (ATEED), Warner Bros.
Magnify gives Auckland a reality checkOne of the most sought-after events during Techweek AKL 2016 was the inaugural Magnify Conference, sponsored by ATEED.
The sell-out virtual and augmented reality summit attracted more than 1000 delegates who
Auckland screen growth reinforces need for new infrastructure
As Auckland-based production Hunt for the Wilderpeople – which was filmed in 2015 at locations including the Waitakere Ranges, Karekare, Anawhata, Puhoi and Ponsonby – racks up box office receipts and critical acclaim, Statistics New Zealand has released data which shows Auckland’s screen product
Power Rangers journey down underAuckland takes a starring role in the latest episodes of Saban Brands’ Power Rangers Dino Charge airing on Nickelodeon in the US.
The first of two episodes set in New Zealand, World Famous (in Ne
Auckland shows all the right moves in Born to DanceMulti-cultural, hip and beautiful Auckland is a star of Born to Dance, a home-grown feature film opening nationwide tomorrow which will show off the region to a global audience.
The hip-hop dance movie had it
Game of drones - Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and filming in public spaceThe rapid growth of filming using drones is a major screen trend, and ATEED is leading moves to help the industry understand the fast-evolving regulatory environment.
Almost 80 people attended a Screen Auckla