• Letting Go of Millie

      Brown, Lindsey (Auckland University of Technology, 2018)
      This thesis consists of a full-length script for a play for the theatre. A summary of the play is as follows: Letting Go Of Millie is set over a long weekend at a glamping tent site about 1 hour north of Auckland, NZ. ...
    • Liliath

      McGrath, Raymond L (Auckland University of Technology, 2021)
      This thesis consists of practice-led research in the form of a full-length script for a feature film; plus a 6000-word essay (exegesis). A summary of the script is as follows: Synopsis Liliath and Coralia are the closest ...
    • A Little Bitchy Faith

      Hotere, Tatiana (Auckland University of Technology, 2017)
      This Thesis consists of a full-length screenplay for a feature film. A summary of the screenplay is as follows: Have been awarded Sydney Fashion Blog of the year, and engaged to her hot Maori fiancé, Nui, flamboyant ...
    • Losing the Plot: The Process of Developing the Screenplay, Tumble, to Its Second Draft

      Notman, Katelyn (Auckland University of Technology, 2015)
      The purpose of this exegesis is as a framework for the discussion of my aims, influences, process and intention for my MCW screenplay Tumble. Tumble is a feature length screenplay which falls within the drama, coming of ...
    • Love for Beginners

      Renowden, John (Auckland University of Technology, 2017)
      The purpose of this exegesis is to ascertain and explore the genre of the screenplay Love for Beginners, the emotional truth of the narrative and development of the narrative itself. The main points of the exegesis are ...
    • Maori Cosmic Horror

      Thompson, Marie Waimatou Patricia (Auckland University of Technology, 2020)
      This thesis consists of practice-led research in the form of a full-length script for a feature film. A summary of the script is as follows: Annette, Adam and Josh take up residence in a small country community. It’s ...
    • More Than Friends

      Hebenton, Rebekah (Auckland University of Technology, 2018)
      This thesis consists of a full-length screenplay for a feature film. The Thesis is framed by an Exegesis which is a 6000-word essay on the subject of: a) the genre of the Thesis b) the development process from ...
    • Normal

      Vano, Kendall (Auckland University of Technology, 2019)
      Exegesis of Normal: episodes one and two. A Genre Analysis of the Superhero Genre in Serialised Television. The epic tales of myths and legends about great heroes and vile villains have been popular for a thousand ...
    • On Genre; or ‘The Blank Page is Pure Vertigo, Thank God I Have Genre to Guide Me’

      Gill, Samuel Edward James (Auckland University of Technology, 2016)
      The purpose of this exegesis is to explore and study “genre”, specifically how it informs and empowers the construction of a successful dramatic screenplay, with the intention of applying those same lessons to my own ...
    • The Protagonist’s “Character Arc”, the Rise and Fall, and All That Lies Between

      Jones, Paula Whetu (Auckland University of Technology, 2016)
      Sins of the Mother is as provocative as the title indicates. The feature length script, set in the present time in Auckland City, explores the tumultuous relationships between mothers and daughters. It focuses on Charlie, ...
    • Rosie's Pigeons

      Azizian, Tamara (Auckland University of Technology, 2018)
      This thesis consists of a full-length screenplay for a feature film. The Thesis is framed by an Exegesis, which is a 6000 word essay on the subject of: (a) The genre of the Thesis (b) The development process from ...
    • Savages

      Wells, Caleb (Auckland University of Technology, 2020)
      A discussion and comparison of a selection of films with regards to context, culture, and genre to provide insight into 'SAVAGES', a new screenplay discussed in the second half. SAVAGES is a story of a wealthy family ...
    • Scratch the Cat

      Belz, Albert Alexander Amahou (Auckland University of Technology, 2020)
      This thesis consists of practice-led research in the form of a full-length script for a feature film titled Scratch. It also includes a 6000-word essay (exegesis). A summary of the script is as follows: On the verge of ...
    • Shrinking Violet

      Johnson, Abigail (Auckland University of Technology, 2018)
      This thesis consist of a full-length screenplay for a feature film. The thesis is framed by an exegesis which is a 6000-word essay on the subject of: (a) the genre of the thesis (b) the development process from synopsis ...
    • Simon Says

      Hill, Toby (Auckland University of Technology, 2019)
      This thesis consists of practice-led research in the form of a full-length script for a feature film; plus a 6000-word essay (exegesis). A summary of the script is as follows: Simon Hall is a man without doubts. He is ...
    • Simply Ceroc

      Walker, Olivia Christine (Auckland University of Technology, 2017)
      Simply Ceroc is a feature length screenplay involving the protagonist, Julie learning how to cope within the volatile and hostile dance world. Julie wants validation from her peers within the dance world, as both a dancer ...
    • Stargazing

      Clumpas, Judith (Auckland University of Technology, 2020)
      This thesis consists of practice-led research in the form of a full-length script for a feature film, plus a 6,000 word exegesis. A summary of the script follows: Rick travels for work, Annie is a stay at home mum, ...
    • Survived By...

      Little, Candace (Auckland University of Technology, 2017)
    • This Is Not a Chick Flick: The Discourse of the Romantic Comedy Genré Created by Hollywood

      Griffin, Vicki (Auckland University of Technology, 2016)
      The feature length film script Priceless! is a romantic comedy set in 21st century New Zealand about family, relationships and corporate greed, seen from the perspective of the main protagonist 29 year old Philippa (Pippi) ...
    • War & Bees

      Bailie-Bellew, Thea (Auckland University of Technology, 2020)
      This thesis consists of practice-led research in the form of a full-length script for a feature film; plus, a 6000-word essay (exegesis). A summary of the script is as follows. Bridget, a devout Catholic woman, returns ...