This month New Zealand shingle Libertine Pictures kicks open its doors with ambitious plans for the country's film and TV sector. Kiwi producers Richard Fletcher (pictured) and Paul Davis have teamed…
New Zealand may be one of the top territories successfully luring big-budget productions, but the rest of its film and TV sector is firing on all cylinders as well. For the first time, the industry's…
Syfy is adding another international property to its crop of shows. The NBCU cabler has acquired the first two seasons of New Zealand series “The Almighty Johnsons” from distributor All3Media…
With 'The Hobbit' now in the can New Zealand seeks further 'runaway productions' by loosening rules for two grant schemes.
HONG KONG — Elijah Wood-starring slasher movie "Maniac" has been banned from theatrical and DVD release in New Zealand. The Kiwi authorities said the first person perspective of the U.S.-French film…
Execs from the New Zealand Film Commission have been meeting with producers at the FilmMart to research potential development and co-production opportunities. At a breakfast Saturday, reps from NZFC…
News Corp. said Sunday its News Limited subsidiary will unload 44% of New Zealand’s pay TV service Sky Network Television to a broad range of institutional and retail investors. The conglom has hired…
Wellington, New Zealand, will host the world premiere of "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" on Nov. 28 at the Embassy Theater.
"The Tribe" is eyeing Hollywood as its next place to settle.
The Prime Minister of New Zealand, John Key, has waded in on the actors' unions threatened "Hobbit" boycott in an attempt to keep his country's status as Middle Earth.
A let-down second feature from "Eagle vs. Shark" director Taika Waititi.