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Submissions Open for 2021 Misty Flicks Short Film Showcase

Now in its fourth year, the Misty Flicks Short Film Showcase provides an avenue for Waikato filmmakers to screen their projects and for audiences to see local content in a cinema experience. “The Misty Flicks Film Festival is an important vehicle for established and up-and-coming filmmakers currently (or formerly) in the Waikato to showcase their creative endeavours,” says Scott Granville, filmmaker and co-founder of education media company Chasing Time English. “For many cinema-goers, the...

August 19, 2021

Waikato Film Culture Creates Buzz with short film 'Drink up You're Next', filmed here in the Waikato

Recently I had the opportunity to work behind the scenes on the short film, Drink Up, You’re Next, that was being shot in the rural Waikato.  It was an eye-opening experience of what the film community in the Waikato is like and what makes it unique. The short film is written and directed by Nathan Higgins, a Waikato filmmaker.  This project is not only filmed here, but he is using the local film community to produce it. “There are so many great filmmakers down here who I have...

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