CALL FOR INTEREST – New Zealand-South Africa Virtual Summit for
SAST: 09:30-11:00, Wednesday 23 March 2022
NZDT: 20:30-22:00, Wednesday 23 March 2022
Deadline for expressions of interest:
SAST/NZDT: Friday 4 March 2022
The New Zealand Film Commission (NZFC) and the National Film and Video
Foundation (NFVF) will hold a virtual summit for animation producers and studios on Wednesday 23 March 2022.
The online event is designed to facilitate co-production, collaboration and business
development opportunities between New Zealand and South African animation
producers and studios.
This summit is exclusively for experienced New Zealand and South African
animation producers with recent credits on significant feature film and/or series
productions that have screened theatrically, on a digital platform or via a
Activities for participating companies include agency and funding overviews by
representatives from NZFC and NFVF, followed by B2B meetings between New
Zealand and South African producers.
Six established animation studios from each of New Zealand and South Africa will be selected to participate in the summit, which will be held on Zoom. If more than one person from an individual studio wishes to join the summit and participate in the meetings, that is completely fine. Please include the names of any additional
colleagues joining you as part of your application.
TIMING AND PARTICIPATION
NZFC and NFVF are currently accepting applications from New Zealand and South
African animation companies with projects suitable for co-production. Interested
companies should complete this registration form by:
SAST: 12:00, Friday 4 March 2022
NZDT: 23:00, Friday 4 March 2022
Selected participants will be notified by:
SAST: 12:00, Friday 18 March 2022
NZDT: 23:00, Friday 18 March 2022