New Zealand's big-business watchdog, the Commerce Commission, may block a deal giving Kiwi exhib giant Hoyts control of all but two screens in the capital.
A $NZ230 million ($ 129 million) film and TV production complex is planned for Christchurch, N.Z. When fully operative, it will be one of the biggest in the Southern Hemisphere. Initial backers of…
Former Pacer Kerridge Corp. chairman David Phillips has been charged with five counts of fraud and perjury involving $ NZ9.4 million ($ 5.1 million).
Following major Kiwi exhibitor Pacer Cinemas going into receivership recently , the circuit's major film supplier, Columbia TriStar, has pulled its first key 1993 release, "Bram Stoker's Dracula,"…
The New Zealand Film Commission has presented its first Lifetime Achievement Award to veteran producer/director John O'Shea, OBE.
Avalon/NFU Studios is embarking on a $ 5 million miniseries based on the life of New Zealand's greatest living hero, Sir Edmund Hillary, potentially signaling a new era of competition with fellow TV…