Sibling success

Paul and Kahra Scott-James’s GRAHAM is one of 25 films selected for competition at Filminute 2007, an online festival for 60-second films. GRAHAM was chosen from a pool of 800 entries from 45 different countries by a jury panel that includes Saatchi & Saatchi Worldwide CEO and NZ Edge co-founder Kevin Roberts, Booker Prize winning author Michael Ondaatje and Iranian filmmaker Samira Makhmalbaf. “It’s a great initiative and being a part of that means we can access a global audience,” says Animation Director Paul Scott-James (sister Kahra has writing and sound design credits). Filminute 2007 concludes September 30.


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Annaleese Jochems’s Debut Novel Alive and Squirming

Annaleese Jochems’s Debut Novel Alive and Squirming

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