The New Zealand International Film Festival has been showcasing the best of art house film in Wellington since it's beginning in 1972. Today, in 2013, 41 years later, the film festival is still capturing the hearts and minds of Wellingtonians. This year the film features 19 films from the Cannes film festival, plus many more from other prestigious festivals from around the world.
Most films are being screened at the embassy theatre and Paramount Cinema. Both cinemas are located close to Rydges Wellington.http://www.nziff.co.nz/wellington