We celebrated the world premiere of East to East at Hoyts Northlands in Christchurch on 5 August. Many thanks to director Vanessa Wells for joining us for a live Q+A.
We opened NZIFF 2018 in Dunedin in high style at the Regent Theatre on Thursday 9 August, 2018 with a special screening of Yellow is Forbidden.
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.
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.