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Writing Successful Funding Applications with Nicole Dade


We're delighted to partner with WIFT (Women in Film and Television) to bring you this workshop with international screenwriter and screen agency development executive Nicole Dade.

Don't miss this very valuable opportunity to learn the secrets of writing successful funding applications from a highly respected industry expert!

From writing great pitches to what to include in a development plan and why, this workshop aims to help demystify the funding application process.

Date: Wednesday 15 June 2022
Location: Pig and Whistle, (upstairs) 1182 Tutanekai Street Rotorua
Time: 6:00 drinks for 6:30pm start
Cost: $10 includes drinks and nibbles


Nicole will draw on her experience as a funded screenwriter, story developer, screen agency development executive, and as an assessor (in both New Zealand and Australia) to guide you through development funding application forms and guidelines.

Known for her genre knowledge and her ability to get to the heart of a story, Nicole is a well-respected, international story consultant, story producer and script editor across TV, film and online scripted content.
As a writer she is creating and writing a number of TV series and feature films.

Nicole was a development executive at Screen Australia where she worked with many of Australia’s finest filmmakers and she managed the funding and development of many feature films, TV drama and online series.

Nicole’s most recent credit is Associate Producer and Script Editor for Leah Purcell’s debut film, The Drover's Wife: The Legend of Molly Johnson.


Another event proudly sponsored by Film Bay of Plenty