New Zealand International Film Festival

Every year the New Zealand International Film Festival screens a range of films over a two week period. The 2019 Christchurch leg of the NZIFF will run from 8 August to 29 August.

Read our post: New Zealand International Film Festival 2019 - watch the films, read the books. Find out about all the films on show. Tickets are on sale now. Pick up a brochure from libraries, Lumiere, or the Isaac Theatre Royal.

The Christchurch Film Festival was founded in 1977. It includes a range of films from different genres and countries including those by New Zealand filmmakers.

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