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#NZWF16 Programme

#NZWF16 Programme

Here’s our programme.

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8.45am LEVEL 5: THEATRE
Registration Opens

 

9.15am LEVEL 5: THEATRE
Welcome

Festival Director’s opening remarks: Keith Barclay.
The morning programme will be hosted by
Asad Naseem.
The afternoon programme will be hosted by
Ollie Langdon.

9.30am LEVEL 5: THEATRE
Skip Ahead

Two of the recipients of the Google-NZ On Air Skip Ahead initiative discuss audience-building strategies and crafting the content audiences love
Hweiling Ow, H2Ow
Rowan Bettjeman, Viva La Dirt League
Moderator: Brenda Leeuwenberg, NZ On Air

9.30am LEVEL 16: SCREENING ROOM
Finalists: Best Pilot or Trailer

The Bowlo
Dropped Pie
Life in the Shed
Ngā Ringa Toi o Tahu
The Popcorn Machine

10.15am LEVEL 5: THEATRE
Getting Social

YouTubers discuss about the what, why, when, where and how of a successful channel
Caito Potatoe
Kasper Tait
Kate Manihera

10.15am LEVEL 16: SCREENING ROOM
Finalists: Best Web Series

AFK
Auckward Love
End Of Term
Jack of All Trades
K Rd Stories
Lovely Little Losers

11.00am Break

 

11.30am LEVEL 5: THEATRE
Digital Native

Maori creators of online content discuss the opportunities and challenges facing indigenous digital natives.
Lanita Ririnui-Ryan
Vicki Makutu
Facilitated by: Megan Douglas

11.30am LEVEL 16: SCREENING ROOM
Finalists: Best Web Show

Blade NZ
Engage.tv
Mahinga Kai

12.15pm LEVEL 5: THEATRE
The Candle Wasters

Candle Wasters Claris Jacobs and Robbie Nicol
will talk about their experience of storytelling in the digital era, their focus on a female audience, and the projects that they currently have in development.

12.15pm LEVEL 16: SCREENING ROOM
Finalists: Best International Web Series/Show

The Agent
The Dump
Hitstroke FM
The Pantsless Detective
Real Tinder Convos

1.00pm LUNCH

 

2.00pm LEVEL 5: THEATRE
Don’t Try This At Home

The web isn’t great at censorship. Or ratings. Or directions. Let’s visit some of the places not everyone should go but NZ creators do.
Jaya Beach-Robertson
Liam Coleman
Moderated by: Greg Smith

2.00pm LEVEL 16: SCREENING ROOM
Finalists: Outstanding Vlogger

Caito Potatoe
Fasitua Amosa, TheCoconetTV
Jimi Jackson
Kate Manihera
Kris Fox
Ollie Langdon

2.45pm LEVEL 5: THEATRE
WTF: What’s the Future?

The future is here. Experience it in the company of some people who work there.
Lanita Ririnui-Ryan, Through the Fire
Melanie Langlotz, Geo AR Games

2.45pm LEVEL 16: SCREENING ROOM
Finalists: Special Interest Award

The F Word
Pot Luck
RESET
Two Naked Gay Guys

3.30pm
Break

 

4.00pm LEVEL 5: THEATRE
Take the High Road

The winner of last year’s Web Series World Cup (and the NZ Web Fest Best Web Series gong) shares some never-seen material from the just-released third season and talks globe-trotting, rock’n’roll and how to attract Oscar winners on a web series budget

High Road’s creator Justin Harwood
talks with Greg Smith

 

4.45pm LEVEL 5: THEATRE
Wrap Up

 

6.30pm LEVEL 5: THEATRE
Doors Open

 

7.00pm LEVEL 5: THEATRE
Awards

The awards will be hosted by
Brittany Clark

The #NZWF16 awards will be presented for the following categories:
Pilot or Trailer
Special Interest Series or Show
International Web Series or Show
Innovation
Web Show
Vlogger
Web Series

Check out the finalists here

8.15pm
Awards end: Let’s celebrate