// New Web Series:
BoyBand is a blast from the past – made in 2007 – it chronicles the misadventures of the world’s worst boyband. The comedy series features some iconic Kiwi acting talent.
Watch it here: http://webserieschannel.co.nz/webseries/boyband/
// Web Series in Development:
Reggie’s Case Files – looking for crowdfunding
Reggie’s Case Files is a web series which follows the mildly psychotic private investigator who thinks he’s in a classic noir thriller.
The creators have a $4k crowdfunding target at PledgeMe for lighting and sound and costumes to create their 10 episode web series.
Find out more here: http://webserieschannel.co.nz/webseries/reggies-case-files/
Support them here: https://www.pledgeme.co.nz/projects/1869
// New episodes:
- There are more episodes to watch on the newest web series Capital Culture (20-something Wellington girls doing their creative thing) here »
- Jesse Brand, the travelling musician has also added new episodes to his series travelling New Zealand with his guitar. Watch the latest episode here »
// Editor’s Pick:
About The Kiwis Web Series (Sport – 5 episodes)
An action packed look at New Zealand Mountain Biking – From Downhill in the Queenstown Bike Park, Scree Freeriding in the Southern Alps, Single Track of Canterbury, Downtown Dirt/Street/Park anarchy, to the competitive NZ race scene.
Breathtaking – and inspirational if you’re into Mountain Biking.
Watch it here: http://webserieschannel.co.nz/webseries/kiwis/
Fed up with free-to-air TV?
Try a new online service, says Nick Grant of NZ Herald on Sunday
In a recent NZ Herald on Sunday column Nick checked out the latest offerings on NZ Web Series Channel – and picked out his favourite four shows.
Web Fests Around the World
Can’t get enough of watching and discovering web series? Why not combine a holiday overseas with attending a web fest? A Web Fest is like a film festival but dedicated to web series and this year there are more web festivals than ever before. The closest web fest to New Zealand is held in Melbourne in July.
Here’s a useful Calendar of Web Fests we’ve put together.