Media releases

SPADA and Equity NZ Launch new Actors' Agreement

SPADA and Equity New Zealand are pleased to announce, after three and half years of negotiations, that agreement has been reached on a standard Individual Performance Agreement and Backend Agreement for use on NZ based and funded film and TV drama programs. The Agreements had add...

SPADA Welcomes Government's Changes to Screen Incentives

SPADA welcomes the Government’s announcement, which sets out changes to the structure and level of support for overseas and New Zealand film and television productions and strikes a good balance between attracting international inward production and providing opportunity to gro...

SPADA Welcomes Gibson's Appointment to Helm

SPADA welcomes the appointment of Dave Gibson as the new CEO of the NZFC. SPADA views his appointment as a clear signal to industry that the NZFC is looking to build and develop a sustainable domestic industry with a stronger international reach. Dave Gibson, a long-standing SPAD...