NZIFF Celebrates Film

Welcome to the home of the New Zealand International Film Festival

"The NZ International Film Festival doesn’t roll into town until July, but the festival’s autumn programme of classic cinema at the Civic makes a wonderful curtain-raiser.” — Metro magazine

Click through to 2014 Autumn Events for film and session information for Auckland, Wellington, Dunedin, Napier and Christchurch.

SUBMIT YOUR FILM for 2014. Submissions are open now. Read more about how to enter your film into NZIFF. 


An Indie Festival That Loves Film More Than Hype.

— Joe Morgenstern, Wall St Journal

Your Film On Screen

Submit your film for NZIFF 2014! We're accepting submissions now. Read more about the application process, submit directly to NZIFF programmers, and your film could be on the giant screen in 2014.

Submit a film

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