Pacific Media Centre Pacific Media Watch Pacific Journalism Review Asia Pacific Report
 

Film Industry

Monday, May 20, 2013 - 12:52
Meet rising star British film-maker Tajinder Hayer, fresh from his Filmraro experience, and view his latest short film.
Sunday, June 25, 2017
WELLINGTON (Radio NZ Sunday/Pacific Media Watch): Kim Dotcom: Caught in the Web is the new film by award-winning documentary maker Annie Goldson and Alex Behse. Three years in the making, and...
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): When the police roll in with bulldozers to clear a waterfront residential area in Papua New Guinea’s capital Port Moresby and make space...
Monday, March 27, 2017
By Christina Milligan AUCKLAND (Te Ara Motuhenga/Pacific Media Watch): The multi-award winning feature film The Bonfire has been screened to a small but appreciative audience at Auckland...
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
HOLLYWOOD (SBS TV/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Tanna may have missed out on an Oscar – but in many ways the humble South Pacific cast are the stars of the show. The stars of...
Monday, February 27, 2017
By Bob Makin PORT VILA (Vanuatu Digest/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): The first-ever Oscar-nominated film made in Vanuatu, Tanna, continues to receive enormous praise. The movie has...
Monday, January 16, 2017
DARWIN (Australians for a Free West Papua Darwin/Asia Pacific Report/Cafe Pacific/Pacific Media Watch): Australian award-winning journalist and film maker Mark Worth died in West Papua on January...
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Vaimoana Tapaleao AUCKLAND (New Zealand Herald / Asia Pacific Report / Pacific Media Watch): You know the film is something special when the opening scene brings a tear to the eye. It is the...
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
JAKARTA (DW Akademie/Pacific Media Watch): Experts from Southeast Asian nations have identified key challenges facing media in their region. They propose three concrete areas of action for civil...
Thursday, October 13, 2016
TJ Aumua AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch/ Asia Pacific Report): Filmmakers of the New Zealand documentary Price of Peace were honoured this week with the producers receiving an award for their...
Thursday, August 4, 2016
AUCKLAND (Māori Television/ Pacific Media Watch): Hunt for the Wilderpeople director Taika Waititi has worked with Screen Australia’s Indigenous Department to ensure Aboriginal...
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Maui depiction sparks negative stereotype debate   The depiction of Pacific and Māori folklore demigod, Maui, in a new Disney movie has received controversial debate with some saying it...
Monday, April 18, 2016
AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Amnesty International/Pacific Media Watch): Amnesty International has criticised the denial of a visa for Iranian film director Rokhsareh Ghaemmaghami who is due to...
Wednesday, November 11, 2015
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Dutch film maker Rohan Radheya has released a new independent documentary film on human rights and life in West Papua. A trailer for Melanesian Dreams has been...
Thursday, November 5, 2015
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders / Pacific Media Watch): British journalists Rebecca Prosser and Neil Bonner have been sentenced to two and a half months in prison on a charge of violating...