Archive for May, 2009

May 28, 2009  |  No comments

Dining Out

Updating from Hong Kong on my way back to NZ. Yesterday was something of a gathering of the clan. First up it was a get-together over lunch near the National Theatre, which involved Rawiri Paratene, Pip, Rob and moi. Ra...

May 25, 2009  |  No comments

Distractions

Had an unexpected sidebar to my time in London when the opportunity arose to attend a football game. The friends...

May 23, 2009  |  No comments

From Brum

Good meeting yesterday with one of the execs from Screen West Midlands. He remains an enthusiastic supporter of the film,...

May 21, 2009  |  No comments

UK Partners

Well here I am in Birmingham, sitting in the office of Blue Hippo Media, our UK coproducers. The trip over...

May 18, 2009  |  No comments

Moon Rising

One of the flow-on effects from the recent investors meeting has been a buzz of people thinking of ways in...

May 16, 2009  |  No comments

England Bound

Bit of a mad rush getting ready for heading over to the UK. The first part staying up in Birmingham...

May 15, 2009  |  No comments

Bring It On

A cracking good night last night with potential investors, friends and associated gate-crashers! The odd glass of bubbly put us...

May 14, 2009  |  No comments

Tonight's the Night…

One hour of presentation; $500k to raise - simple. Yes, tonight we go to the private equity investors, for a...

May 12, 2009  |  No comments

Onward and Upward

By all accounts the meeting between Gillies and the NZ Film Commission went well last night. There are no reports...

May 9, 2009  |  No comments

Meeting

Spare a thought for the upcoming meeting between director Gillies Mackinnon and CEO of the NZ Film Commission in London....