TREVOR HAYSOM | Rehearsal Films



Twenty five years after their first film together – Crush – Trevor Haysom has teamed up with Maclean and Ikin to co-produce The Rehearsal. A wide and versatile career both in NZ film and television industries, his first production was a documentary for NZ television Every Dancers Dream,directed by Gregor Nicholas (Silver Plaque, 20th International Chicago Film Festival).


He continued to produce documentaries for Television New Zealand’s ‘Work of Art’ series; Visible Evidence on New Zealand social documentary photographers; Pacific,3,2,1 Zeroa music performance (winner ‘Croissette d’Or’, 1994 MIDEM Music Festival Cannes);  Peter Peryer, Portrait of a Photographer, on the acclaimed New Zealand artist photographer


Trevor developed the NZ/UK coproduction In My Father’s Den, Brad McGann’s first feature film (FIPRESCI PRIZE, TIFF 2004; Youth Jury Award, San Sebastian Film Festival 2004;  it became the 7th highest grossing NZ film at the NZ box office.)


Trevor then produced two features, After The Waterfall (HOF 2010) for debut director Simone Horrocks and the UK/NZ co-production Tracker, (TIFF 2010)starring Ray Winstone and Temuera Morrison.


Recently he teamed with Richard Fletcher to produce the New Zealand sequences of Walking with Dinosaur – BBC Earth/Evergreen Films production.


Trevor is currently developing feature film projects in Auckland.