Tag Archives: Media Studies

Noscars 2017

Congratulations to everyone involved in this years Noscars. The 15 films were dominated by Year 13 fimmakers representing the incredible talent in this cohort. For more information see Newlands Media on facebook and the photos on flickr. And particular congratulations … Continue reading

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Flashback: Noscars 2013

Flashback Friday looks back five years to the 2013 Noscars. This week’s Noscars was an outstanding success and a blogpost capturing that work is coming soon! The 2013 Noscars was another outstandingly successful night showcasing the sensational film making talent … Continue reading

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Create1World – Massey University

Massey University invites high school students in years 9 to 13 to enter the Create1World 2017 competition. The competition requires you to use your creativity to create an art piece that encourages audiences to join together as a global community … Continue reading

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Censor for a Day – Media Studies Trip

A group of Y13 Media Studies students went to ‘Censor for a Day’ at the Roxy Cinema in Miramar to learn about censorship of film in NZ run by the Office of Film and Literature Classification. We watched the as yet unreleased … Continue reading

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Noscars 2016 Remembered

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HP 48 Hours Wellington Final

The HP 48 Hours Wellington Final was a great celebration for filmmakers across Wellington, including our eight teams, some of whom were up for awards. The evening played 15 of the finest films from the region; my favourite was Party … Continue reading

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Noscars 2016

The 11th annual Noscars was a superb night with 22 films from the Media Studies department. They were all unique and different – and all intriguing in different ways. The films that stood out for me was Sizzle, The Great Race … Continue reading

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HP 48 Hours Filmmaking Competition

The national HP 48 Hours Filmmaking competition was held over the weekend. There were 50 Y12 and Y13 students involved in eight different teams who made a film over the weekend. On the first day everyone was given particular elements that … Continue reading

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Upcoming: 48 Hours Filmmaking Comp

48 Hours is New Zealand’s #1 Limited-Time Filmmaking Contest. Hundreds of teams write, shoot, cut and hopefully survive making a short film in one weekend. Then over a million people view the shorts in cinemas, online and on network television. The … Continue reading

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Noscars 2015

The Noscars were a fun and enjoyable time with family and friends. It provided heaps of entertainment for a low cost. The movies were of a really high quality and it was great to see our school produce such stellar … Continue reading

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