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  • A Rising Tide Lifts all Vaka - Demystifying the NZ On Air Funding process
    A Rising Tide Lifts all Vaka - Demystifying the NZ On Air Funding process
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    Sat, 20 Jul
    St Columba Centre
    20 Jul 2024, 9:00 am – 3:30 pm NZST
    St Columba Centre, 40 Vermont Street, Ponsonby, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
    Calling all Pacific Islands Screen Artists - Join us for this FREE info day as we demystify the NZ On Air Funding process. Available to attend in-person in Auckland or online.
  • PISA Midwinter Mixer
    PISA Midwinter Mixer
    RSVP Closed
    Fri, 12 Jul
    The Hollywood Avondale
    12 Jul 2024, 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm NZST
    The Hollywood Avondale, 20 Saint Georges Road, Avondale, Auckland 0600, New Zealand
    Join us for an evening of networking and connecting with other filmmakers. We have limited spaces available so please register to secure your ticket.
  • PISA Writers' Room - Choosing what idea to take to script
    PISA Writers' Room - Choosing what idea to take to script
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    Sat, 06 Jul
    Taropatch Creative
    06 Jul 2024, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm NZST
    Taropatch Creative, 9A Dunnotar Road, Papatoetoe, Auckland 2025, New Zealand
    Our next Writers Room for 2024 will be in Tāmaki Makaurau, Auckland led by Award winning Writer & Director Mia Maramara [Albularyo, Candy, Grafted]. This Writer's Room focuses on 'Choosing what idea to take to script' and is open to Pacific Islands Writers at any stage of their career.
  • PISA Mid-Winter Event: Paint & Sip 🎨
    PISA Mid-Winter Event: Paint & Sip 🎨
    RSVP Closed
    Sat, 15 Jun
    Taropatch Creative, Auckland
    15 Jun 2024, 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm NZST
    Taropatch Creative, Auckland, 9A Dunnotar Road, Papatoetoe, Auckland 2025, New Zealand
    ***Exclusive to PISA Members Only***
  • Q&A: NIU WAVES 2024 Series Development Initiative
    Q&A: NIU WAVES 2024 Series Development Initiative
    RSVP Closed
    Mon, 10 Jun
    Zoom
    10 Jun 2024, 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm NZST
    Zoom
  • Ipu Kī Time with PISA - May 2024
    Ipu Kī Time with PISA - May 2024
    RSVP Closed
    Mon, 13 May
    Zoom Event
    13 May 2024, 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm NZST
    Zoom Event
    Our popular virtual Ipu Kī event, exclusive to our PISA Members, is back! We can't wait to see you online, Ipu Kī in hand for our upcoming networking event ☕️ This networking event provides a fantastic opportunity to meet and connect with other PISA members, both locally and internationally ✨
  • PISA Writers' Room - Synopsis + Treatment with Victor Rodger
    PISA Writers' Room - Synopsis + Treatment with Victor Rodger
    RSVP Closed
    Sat, 11 May
    Fale Eke Christchurch
    11 May 2024, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm NZST
    Fale Eke Christchurch, level 1/285 Cashel Street, Christchurch Central City, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
    Our second Writer's Room for 2024 will be in Ōtautahi  (Christchurch) will be led by award winning writer Victor Rodger ONZM (Sons, My Name is Gary Cooper). The topic of focus for this Writer's Room will be: Synopsis and Treatments
  • PISA & PASC PRESENTS: How We Got There: From Idea to Impact Season 2
    PISA & PASC PRESENTS: How We Got There: From Idea to Impact Season 2
    RSVP Closed
    Thu, 09 May
    The Spinoff Office Level 2, Entrance
    09 May 2024, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm NZST
    The Spinoff Office Level 2, Entrance, 6A Western Springs Road, Morningside, Auckland 1021, New Zealand
    Join us for the second installment of "How We Got There: From Idea to Impact", featuring the storytelling duo Kiel McNaughton and Kerry Warkia, also known as Brown Sugar Apple Grunt Productions (known for "Vai", "Kāinga", "The Legend of Baron To’a", "Good Grief").
  • Moana Pasifika Producers Development Initiative - Q&A
    Moana Pasifika Producers Development Initiative - Q&A
    RSVP Closed
    Wed, 08 May
    Online via Zoom
    08 May 2024, 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm NZST
    Online via Zoom
    Interested in applying to our Moana Pasifika Producers Development Initiative? Unsure about something? Still have more questions? Join our online Q&A about the programme, the application process and requirements.Save your spot by registering today!
  • PISA Writers' Room  - Story Creation and Loglines.
    PISA Writers' Room  - Story Creation and Loglines.
    RSVP Closed
    Sat, 16 Mar
    Tawa Community Centre
    16 Mar 2024, 10:00 am – 3:30 pm NZDT
    Tawa Community Centre, 5 Cambridge Street, Tawa, Wellington 5028, New Zealand
    Our first Writer's Room for 2024 will be in Te Whanganui a Tara (Wellington) led by accomplished academic and filmmaker Marina McCartney (Milk & Honey, Vai, My Life is Murder). This Writer's Room will be focusing on Short Films - Story Creation and Loglines.
  • Ipu Kī Time with PISA 2024
    Ipu Kī Time with PISA 2024
    RSVP Closed
    Wed, 21 Feb
    Zoom Event
    21 Feb 2024, 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm NZDT
    Zoom Event
    Our popular virtual Ipu Kī event, exclusive to our PISA Members, is back! We can't wait to see you online, Ipu Kī in hand for our first networking event of 2024. This networking event provides a fantastic opportunity to meet and connect with other PISA members, both locally and internationally.
  • PISA presents: “Uri Manako with filmmaker Tearepa Kahi (Muru, Poi E, Mt. Zion, Hunt for the Wilderpeople)”
    PISA presents: “Uri Manako with filmmaker Tearepa Kahi (Muru, Poi E, Mt. Zion, Hunt for the Wilderpeople)”
    RSVP Closed
    Sat, 13 Jan
    Gallery Tavioni and Vananga
    13 Jan 2024, 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm GMT-10
    Gallery Tavioni and Vananga, Q6V5+2QX, Ara Metua, Avarua, Cook Islands
    Turou! Turou! PISA Rarotonga is proud to present an exclusive intimate event at Gallery Tavioni in Rarotonga, Kūki ‘Āirani with film and documentary producer, director, and writer, Tearepa Kahi (Iwi: Ngāti Pāoa, Waikato | Waka: Tainui)...
  • PISA Rarotonga 'Uipaanga - Oct '23
    PISA Rarotonga 'Uipaanga - Oct '23
    Fri, 03 Nov
    KOCo (Kia Orana Collective studio)
    03 Nov 2023, 4:30 pm GMT-10 – 04 Nov 2023, 6:00 pm GMT-10
    KOCo (Kia Orana Collective studio), Tutakimoa Rd, Avarua, Cook Islands
    Turou, turou! Calling all Kūki 'Āirani and Pasifika screen artists in Tumutevarovaro (Rarotonga) to a 'uipaanga (meeting/get together) this Friday early evening (Cook Is time).
  • PISA presents:  “Uri Manako with Bobby Romia (Rarotonga, Mangaia) – Head of Development, Screen Australia”
    PISA presents:  “Uri Manako with Bobby Romia (Rarotonga, Mangaia) – Head of Development, Screen Australia”
    RSVP Closed
    Wed, 01 Nov
    Teaia Dr, Ngatangiia District, Cook Islands
    01 Nov 2023, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm GMT-10
    Teaia Dr, Ngatangiia District, Cook Islands
    Turou! Turou! PISA Rarotonga is proud to present an exclusive intimate event in Rarotonga, Kūki ‘Āirani with Screen Australia’s Head of Development - Cook Islander and PISA member, Bobby Romia. A Free event for PISA members and all Pasifika screen artists. Please RSVP for catering purposes.
  • Kōpere Hou Fresh Shorts Drop-in Session
    Kōpere Hou Fresh Shorts Drop-in Session
    RSVP Closed
    Mon, 30 Oct
    via Zoom
    30 Oct 2023, 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm NZDT
    via Zoom
    Calling all Pasifika filmmakers applying for Kōpere Hou Fresh Shorts 2023 - Would you like some extra guidance with your application?
  • He Ara Development Fund - Q&A
    He Ara Development Fund - Q&A
    RSVP Closed
    Tue, 17 Oct
    Online Event (Zoom)
    17 Oct 2023, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm NZDT
    Online Event (Zoom)
    Calling all Filmmakers of Māori and/or Pacific Islands heritage to come through to our Q&A and learn more/ask any questions, about the NZFC He Ara Development Fund.
  • PISA presents - Bringing Family, Faith, Footy - a pasifika rugby story,  to screen
    PISA presents - Bringing Family, Faith, Footy - a pasifika rugby story,  to screen
    RSVP Closed
    Thu, 12 Oct
    Click Studios, Auckland
    12 Oct 2023, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
    Click Studios, Auckland , 525 Rosebank Road, Avondale, Auckland 1026, New Zealand
    PISA members are invited along to an exclusive opportunity to hear from the Producer & Director of Family, Faith, Footy - a pasifika rugby story and gain an insight into the creation of this brilliant and powerfully crafted documentary.
  • PISA Writers' Room
    PISA Writers' Room
    RSVP Closed
    Sat, 30 Sept
    Auckland
    30 Sept 2023, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm NZDT
    Auckland, Hillary House, 2 Franklyne Rd, Otara
    Facilitated by Writer & Director, Stallone Vaiaoga-Ioasa, along with guest filmmaker Marina McCartney.

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