If you are thinking about filming in new zealand get in touch with us and we put together an indicative budget at no charge. Field theory brings together leading new zealand film and television producers philippa campbell, fiona copland and tim sanders. We do a wide range of filming such as major tv commercials, back ground footage, web content, stills, documentary and tv programmes. Variety reports glenn has become a partner in propaganda films, owning half the company propaganda was. Gibson is the founder of the wellington production company the gibson group, a company with a 35 year history of working in film, television and. List of television production companies of new zealand wikipedia. New zealand returns to production, paving way for avatar. Official coproductions are film and television projects made in accordance with treaties or other formal agreements between new zealand and other countries. New zealand has a quite large tv industry, producing programs for the local market, and some for the international market.
Kiwi billionaire sir owen glenn is investing in a new zealand film production company. Heres how new zealands hobbit law is impacting the country. The purpose of the survey is to understand the reasons behind your choice of new zealand as a production andor postproduction location and to learn of your experiences as a filmmaker while in new zealand. However, it may also refer to films made about new zealand by filmmakers from other countries. Nz film production company film construction new zealand. Cranbrook films film and television production company, new. Bigbudget animation feature beast of burden has been set up as the first movie to be made under a coproduction treaty between china and new zealand. Mar 17, 2016 bigbudget animation feature beast of burden has been set up as the first movie to be made under a coproduction treaty between china and new zealand. It has a particular focus on rich, characterdriven stories. There are many potential benefits of official coproductions, including the sharing of creative and technical resources.
Learn more about new zealand film and the locations that make them special. The following 16 pages are in this category, out of 16 total. Find your ideal job at seek with 1 film or television job found in all new zealand. Shoot new zealands commitment to your filming project will draw on the experience gained from the successful production of more than 250 television commercial projects. Most tv production in new zealand is centred on auckland and wellington, but smaller companies exist in many other towns and cities. We are a creative film and photo production company hungry for quality in aesthetics.
Eleven wins were for work on the lord of the rings film trilogy. New zealand production incentives include 25% cash. New zealands popularity as an international film making destination means movie buffs are spoiled for choice when it comes to film locations to visit. Our film office is based in queenstown, the third largest production centre in new zealand, surrounded by a largely unspoiled landscape. New zealand corporation formation to start a business. Onepost is a dynamic video marketing production company. Moments productions video production wellington, new zealand. We provide line production services to companies around the world who wish to shoot their tv commercials in new zealand. Fisheye films is a new zealand media company with bases in auckland and christchurch. Welcome to southern new zealand, home to aweinspiring locations, worldclass crew and equipment, and filmfriendly communities. During the filming of the hobbit trilogy in 2010, the government of new zealand became embroiled in a reservoir dogsstyle standoff with warner bros. Premier producers of television screentime new zealand.
Welcome new zealands comprehensive screen production industry directory. This survey is administered by the new zealand film commission on behalf of the ministry of business, innovation and employment. They are an increasingly attractive option for many producers. Pages in category film production companies of new zealand.
Details of the production plans and why it is being done can be found below. View all our film or television vacancies now with new jobs added daily. New zealands screen industry wednesday, december 3, 2014 updated new zealand is a recognised leader in screen production and an international centre of excellence where some of the worlds most talented producers, directors and creators of special effects choose to work. Universal to take over entertainment ones ausnz film. Locations were all in the otago area of new zealand, including the desolate old dunstan road which once brought miners to the gold fields during the 1860s.
Field theory new zealand film and television production. Film production companies of new zealand wikipedia. Thunderbirds are go, both packed full of props, weapons, models and costumes from film and television. Established in 1997 by director and cinematographer peter young, weve been producing creative and captivating stories for near on. It is notable for producing and collaborates predominantly with filmmaker peter jackson. Jun 05, 2019 during the filming of the hobbit trilogy in 2010, the government of new zealand became embroiled in a reservoir dogsstyle standoff with warner bros. Since 2006 we are a creative video production company based at avalon studios, wellington, nz. The companys production focus is highend film and television for the international market. In the mid19th century, a mute woman is sent to new zealand along with her young daughter and prized piano for an arranged marriage to a wealthy landowner, but is. Entertainment one is to reduce its australianew zealand theatrical film distribution unit with universal pictures international taking over the companys slate the announcement was made by. New zealand s popularity as an international film making destination means movie buffs are spoiled for choice when it comes to film locations to visit.
The first new zealand nomination was in 1958 for snows of aorangi with new zealands first wins coming in 1994 for the piano. New zealand film makers have won a total of sixteen oscars at the us film academy awards from 41 nominations. We are a production services company, dedicated to line production and facilitation of television commercial filming across new zealand. Dec 03, 20 gibson is the founder of the wellington production company the gibson group, a company with a 35 year history of working in film, television and visitor attractions in new zealand and internationally. The film factory, hong kong, worked with big pictures on a series of concert videos for hong kong singer and actress miriam chin wah yeung.
Explore 20 years of creativity with the weta studio tour and miniatures stage tour. As new zealands first line production company, we have unparalleled knowledge and experience of every element required for a successful new zealand production. Part 1 of taku ipukarea my homeland in the can jul 2014. Screentime new zealand operates a film production services company that provides international production facilitation services for television, film, commercials, music videos and events in new zealand. New zealand production company to film documentary in celina. A new zealand company that specialises in video marketing content to boost awareness and drive sales. A contemporary story of love, rejection and triumph as a young maori girl fights to fulfill a destiny her grandfather refuses to recognize. Film construction is a high end new zealand production company, with a roster of highly experienced directors and producers. Qualifying new zealand production expenditure qnzpe qnzpe is eligible spend incurred by the applicant on the production in new.
Our motto is to do the best work with the best people for the job. We support the vibrant screen industry of aotearoa new zealand through making and promoting new zealand films, attracting international productions and developing careers for our filmmakers. Finch is a production company made of filmmakers, artists, and engineers, working at the crossroads of storytelling, entertainment and technology. Finch is a production company made of film makers, artists, and engineers, working at the crossroads of storytelling, entertainment and technology. Billionaire owen glenn invests in kiwi film company. Hazardous journey productions, an independent film production company, is based in new zealand. Specialising in tvcs, brand films, video content, documentary and tv programming.
The international guide to the most innovative and professional film, television and commercial production services companies across the world. To create modern recognizable stuff we are working with a strong network of experienced professionals. New zealands huge footprint in the international film business is way out of proportion to the small size of the island nation, which has served both as a location and effects resource for such. Wingnut films also has produced at pinewood studios in england. New zealand cinema can refer to films made by new zealandbased production companies in new zealand. South pacific pictures is a new zealandbased production company and has an international reputation for producing worldclass television and film.
Film production internships in auckland new zealand. Film construction is a new zealand film company with production outposts in sydney and singapore. Wingnut films is a new zealand production company based in wellington, new zealand. Source statistics new zealand screen industry survey 2012 film industry successes. With holly hunter, harvey keitel, sam neill, anna paquin. Pango productions is one of new zealands leading independent production companies producing film and television content for local and international. Tutu company a very special agent for the new zealand and. New zealand film commission names dave gibson new ceo. Increasingly, the distinction between productions is less about where the product is shown, and more about scale and budget. We therefore recommend that our proposed model for labour relations applies to all screen production work in new zealand. Postproduction is a hightech industry where innovation is a key driver of success, the new zealand institute of economic research described in its report on the screen industry late last. The new zealand film commission has film production grants for various screen production activities.
By subscribing to our newsletter you also agree to receive surveys and notifications of competitions and promotions from the nzfc from time to time. Due to the comparatively small size of its film industry, new zealand produces many films that are cofinanced by overseas companies. Nz film production company film construction about us. Thunder productions is a film, television and media production company based in central auckland, aotearoa, new zealand. With keisha castlehughes, rawiri paratene, vicky haughton, cliff curtis. According to the new zealand film commission, every production in the country will now be required to complete a registration with portal screensafe in order to help the ministry of health with. Tutu company coordinates various filming genre that is located in new zealand and south pacific islands for japanese clients. Pages in category film production companies of new zealand the following 16 pages are in this category, out of 16 total.
Creative video production auckland wellington onepost media. Weta studio tours your gateway to immersive filmmaking experiences in wellington, new zealand. Favourable labour conditions between australia and new zealand allow the two countries talent to be interchanged. Auckland businesses earned 79% of television production revenue, while wellington businesses earned 81% of film revenue. A production cannot receive an international grant and a new zealand grant, or any other new zealand government film finance or tax incentive in relation to the production. Over 1,600 television productions including series and standalone were completed in new zealand in 20. List of television production companies of new zealand. Wingnut films has been involved in nearly all of jacksons work, but.881 1157 284 328 290 372 513 693 1151 709 286 261 104 878 1248 1071 717 67 6 493 982 88 373 1361 719 947 937 349 349 687 735 520 511