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Toi Whakaari Shorts

Toi Whakaari Shorts

Toi Whakaari was New Zealand’s first drama school and remains Aotearoa’s leading performing arts school. Here we feature some of the best recent Toi Film shorts.

Award winners announced

Award winners announced

The winners of our 2018 awards have been unveiled. Congratulations to all of the filmmakers behind these winning short films.

Make a film for Sesame Street

Make a film for Sesame Street

We are delighted to be working alongside Sesame Workshop’s Films Department to give New Zealand filmmakers the opportunity to pitch a short film idea for Season 50 of Sesame Street!

From Short to Series

From Short to Series

A new trend is on the rise: adapting short films into television shows. We take a look at three of the best in this month’s Screening Room.

German Short Film Night – Auckland

German Short Film Night – Auckland

Show Me Shorts presents a night of German short films on 14 August at The Kingslander in Auckland. Join us to celebrate the cinema of Germany with a fun collection full of variety – comedy, fantasy, documentary, pianists, escaped bears and three brothers in a bathtub.

French Short Film Night Wellington

French Short Film Night Wellington

Join us for a night of French short films in Wellington on 20 September. Celebrate the cinema of France with a diverse selection including animation, drama, trains and swimming pools.

Polish Short Film Night

Polish Short Film Night

Show Me Shorts presents a night of Polish short films on 17 July at The Kingslander in Auckland. Join us to celebrate the cinema of Poland with a lively collection full of variety – animation, drama, documentary, love, murder, acrobats and gossip.