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Industry Support

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If you are an industry guild or some other organisation working in the film industry then the Film Commission has a number of initiatives that can help you develop filmmaking talent and upskill practitioners. 

The Strategic Training Fund partners with organisations to deliver effective training and skills development.  

To find out more, contact our Talent Development Manager at

Funds in this funding programme

  • Industry Organisation Core Funding

    Industry Support

    Te Tumu Whakaata Taonga New Zealand Film Commission (NZFC) provides core operational funding for New Zealand screen guilds and industry organisations.

    Core funding
  • Industry Development Funding

    Talent Development, Te Rautaki Māori, Industry Support

    The 2024/25 Industry Development Fund combines the previous Strategic training Fund and the NZFC administered On-the-Job Development programme for internships, mentorships, attachments and professional placements.

  • Boost Funding

    Series Development, Project Development Funding, Industry Support, Business support

    Boost Funding supports the growth of producers and screen businesses who have a slate of strong projects to develop, along with a strategic vision and a plan to deliver on it. 

    Series Drama
    Interactive and Virtual Reality
    Early Development
    Advanced Development
  • Screen Sector COVID-19 Capability Funding

    Talent Development, Industry Support, Business support

    Screen Sector Capability Funding supports the New Zealand screen sector to develop the business and technical capability to meet the challenges of a COVID-19 and post-COVID-19 environment.

Last updated: 
Thursday, 12 March 2020