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TV producers and directors cautiously welcome TVNZ charter

The publication of the TVNZ Charter has been welcomed by the Screen Producers and Directors Association but with reservations. "We are delighted that the Government has finally moved to publish the Charter", said SPADA chief executive Jane Wrightson. "It is a sensible document an...
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It's official: screen production industry is on a roll

Results of the long-awaited Colmar Brunton Screen Production Survey 2000 have been released by the Screen Producers and Directors Association. The survey confirms that the screen production industry is surging ahead, with job creation and foreign exchange increasingly dramaticall...
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New international television series for New Zealand

Film New Zealand and leading Wellington screen production company The Gibson Group today announced that another major international television drama series will be shot in New Zealand in early 2001. Blond Fracht (literally "Blonde Cargo") is a three-part mini series being made fo...
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Major BBC mini series to shoot in New Zealand

A BBC television adaptation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The Lost World is to shoot in New Zealand from February 2001. The large-scale tale of dinosaurs and empire builders will be predominantly shot in New Zealand over a period of around two months. Directed by Stuart Orme (The S...
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