Our Core Services
We provide professional development opportunities, while your support of our work enables us to continue to advocate on behalf of you and other directors and editors in our industry.
Hone your craft and be inspired through our range of workshops, talks and training opportunities, led by experienced and award-winning local and international filmmakers. We have something for all experience levels with most opportunities free to members. Learn more
DEGANZ is the representative body of directors and editors in NZ. Behind the scenes, we advocate and lobby to improve industry opportunities and conditions, and raise awareness of the work of screen directors and editors. Learn more
Other Membership Benefits
Connect with other directors, editors and filmmakers at events, like Screenlink, which brings together DEGANZ members with other NZ screen guilds and associations for drinks and discussion.
We can help with career, contract and legal advice, as well as dispute resolution. Learn more or get in touch.
Get the latest industry news, campaign updates, events and deadlines direct to your inbox. We welcome your news too, helping you publicise your successes, screenings and crowdfunding campaigns.
Access a range of resources, including standard agreements, to assist you with applications, negotiation or as sources of information for your reference. Learn more
Enter member only giveaways and get exclusive discounts to cinema tickets, festivals, Resene products and more. Learn more
We feature your profile in our online members directory and subdirectories to help you get seen.
We promote NZ directors, editors and assistant editors to incoming international productions.
We can provide Full members with travel grants to attend DEGANZ workshops taking place outside your region.