Renae Maihi's short film, 'Butterfly' is in this year's New Zealand International Film Festival. She's also an actor and an award-winning playwright. And I really enjoyed this interview with her, just before her play, Patua, opened earlier this year. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x1iQkxk-Yok
A list of 25 filmmakers and their films here: http://www.vuw.ac.nz/staff/marian_evans/women-filmmaker/list.html And this is another picture of director Shirley Grace, working with actor Bruno Lawrence.
?? Here is actor/director Loren Taylor, in Juliet Bergh's 'Existence' which won the NZ Script Awards Best Script last year. This article is about the gender statistics in NZ feature filmmaking: http://wellywoodwoman.blogspot.co.nz/2012/11/a-problem-or-two.html
Amy Taylor's story of one woman's quest t befriend and protect an extroverted wild dolphin http://www.nziff.co.nz/auckland/film/bfec4f9e-fa93-4399-acaa-bc07d88a9f99