Animation NOW! our international festival of animated shorts, is coming to Auckland for one weekend only on 10 August. Here’s six reasons to head to the Academy and get your fix of that ‘less familiar’ world of animation...
Six short films have been selected by Leon Narbey as finalists for our annual New Zealand’s Best Short Film Competition.
“This year's diverse collection takes us from a historic marae in Nuhaka to a sacred mauna in Hawai'i to a messianic sanctuary in South Auckland." — curators Leo Koziol and Craig Fasi
To mark the 50th anniversary of the festival in Auckland in 2018, NZIFF Director Bill Gosden has curated a special programme of films from half a century of NZIFF screenings.
For our much-anticipated 19th Live Cinema Screening in collaboration with the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra, we return to one of the wonders of the movie world with a stunning new 4K restoration of Buster Keaton’s The General