We celebrated the world premiere of the moving documentary Celia to a sold-out Embassy Theatre on 2 August. Thank you to director Amanda Millar for joining us for a Q+A following the screening.
The 2018 Wellington Film Society Film Quiz was a real nail biter. Congratulations to the winning teams and a huge thank you to the Wellington Film Society for organising another great event.
We celebrated the world premiere of A Sculptor's Journey at Roxy Cinema on 4 August. Thank you to director Jeff McDonald for joining us for a Q+A following the screening.
NZIFF and a sold-out Civic Theatre audience celebrated Buster Keaton, the stone-faced genius of silent-era comedy, at his funniest and most thrilling in an exquisite new digital restoration of The General with the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra performing the live music accompaniment on Sunday 5 August.
It was a star-studded evening at the world premiere of Hepi Mita's personal documentary Merata: How Mum Decolonised the Screen at ASB Waterfront Theatre. Thank you to director Heperi Mita and whānau and to Chelsea Winstanley, Cliff Curtis, Mihingarangi Forbes and Tearepa Kahi for joining us on stage for the Q+A.