Interviews

Interviews with people in the screen industry

Funny As

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TV series Funny As: The Story of New Zealand Comedy draws on interviews with a host of comedy talents. Check out extended interviews shot for the Augusto series, including many new anecdotes — from The Topp Twins to Flight of the Conchords and beyond.

ScreenTalk

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More than 300 video interviews with Kiwi screen creatives — including directors, actors, scriptwriters and cinematographers.

Emerging Filmmakers

NZ On Screen sat down with 10 emerging filmmakers who collectively have already amassed considerable experience. They discuss their careers to date, their inspirations, influences and working in the New Zealand screen industry.
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Martin Sagadin: surreal music videos, artful documentary and authentic drama

Interview, 2021

Thumbnail image for Matasila Freshwater: avoiding earnestness, & going underwater in the Solomon Islands

Matasila Freshwater: avoiding earnestness, & going underwater in the Solomon Islands

Interview, 2021

Thumbnail image for Hweiling Ow: the uncensored brain of a filmmaker

Hweiling Ow: the uncensored brain of a filmmaker

Interview, 2021

Thumbnail image for Hayden J Weal: on making movies, and the magic of Marty McFly

Hayden J Weal: on making movies, and the magic of Marty McFly

Interview, 2021

Thumbnail image for Craig Gainsborough: on producing, and taking responsibility

Craig Gainsborough: on producing, and taking responsibility

Interview, 2021

Thumbnail image for Claire van Beek: exploring the female psyche on-screen

Claire van Beek: exploring the female psyche on-screen

Interview, 2021

Thumbnail image for Brandon Te Moananui: on The Māori Sidesteps, and filming on the fly

Brandon Te Moananui: on The Māori Sidesteps, and filming on the fly

Interview, 2021

Thumbnail image for Yamin Tun: thinking about filmmaking

Yamin Tun: thinking about filmmaking

Interview, 2021

Thumbnail image for Sophie Henderson: blurring the line between comedy and drama

Sophie Henderson: blurring the line between comedy and drama

Interview, 2021

Thumbnail image for Cian Elyse White: storytelling that centres wāhine Māori

Cian Elyse White: storytelling that centres wāhine Māori

Interview, 2021

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Jim Hopkins - Funny As Interview

Interview, 2019

Thumbnail image for Pip Hall - Funny As Interview

Pip Hall - Funny As Interview

Interview, 2019

Thumbnail image for Penny Ashton - Funny As Interview

Penny Ashton - Funny As Interview

Interview, 2019

Thumbnail image for The Fan Brigade - Funny As Interview

The Fan Brigade - Funny As Interview

Interview, 2019

Thumbnail image for Roger Hall - Funny As Interview

Roger Hall - Funny As Interview

Interview, 2019

Thumbnail image for  Scott Blanks - Funny As Interview

Scott Blanks - Funny As Interview

Interview, 2019

Thumbnail image for Sugar and Spice - Funny As Interview

Sugar and Spice - Funny As Interview

Interview, 2019

Thumbnail image for Tarun Mohanbhai - Funny As Interview

Tarun Mohanbhai - Funny As Interview

Interview, 2019

Thumbnail image for Rosemary McLeod - Funny As Interview

Rosemary McLeod - Funny As Interview

Interview, 2019

Thumbnail image for Peter Rowley - Funny As Interview

Peter Rowley - Funny As Interview

Interview, 2019

Thumbnail image for Rick Harris and Peter Rowley on Billy T James - Funny As Interview

Rick Harris and Peter Rowley on Billy T James - Funny As Interview

Interview, 2019

Thumbnail image for Victor Rodger - Funny As Interview

Victor Rodger - Funny As Interview

Interview, 2019

Thumbnail image for Modern Māori Quartet - Funny As Interview

Modern Māori Quartet - Funny As Interview

Interview, 2019

Thumbnail image for Raybon Kan - Funny As Interview

Raybon Kan - Funny As Interview

Interview, 2019

Thumbnail image for Josh Thomson - Funny As Interview

Josh Thomson - Funny As Interview

Interview, 2019

Thumbnail image for Vicki Walker - Funny As Interview

Vicki Walker - Funny As Interview

Interview, 2019

Thumbnail image for Helene Wong - Funny As Interview

Helene Wong - Funny As Interview

Interview, 2019

Thumbnail image for Danny Mulheron - Funny As Interview

Danny Mulheron - Funny As Interview

Interview, 2019

Thumbnail image for  Matt Heath - Funny As Interview

Matt Heath - Funny As Interview

Interview, 2019

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Flight of the Conchords - Funny As Interview

Interview, 2019