A Celebration of UNESCO’s World Audiovisual Heritage Day
To mark UNESCO’s World Audiovisual Heritage Day, Ngā Taonga Sound & Vision have created a new compilation of recently preserved, and rarely seen films and audio recordings that tell some of Wellington’s many fascinating stories.
See the fairground rides at the Wellington Winter Show in the 1950s, take the cable car to Victoria University in the 1960s, notice the interest a visiting elephant seal generates at Oriental Bay, check out the changing fashions of Cuba Mall during the 1980s and see rare footage of inside the iconic Matterhorn café.
Content in the programme ranges from amateur to professionally made film including from local film makers, Hilda Brodie-Smith, George Stucki and Cyril Townsend.
Total duration: approx. 80 minutes.
For more information on Ngā Taonga Sound & Vision please visit their website – www.ngataonga.org.nz
Eventfinda Link : https://www.eventfinda.co.nz/2017/a-celebration-of-unescors-world-audiovisual-heritage-day/wellington
Event: Film Showcase
Venue: Ngā Taonga Sound & Vision, Corner Taranaki and Ghuznee Street
Date & Time: Friday 27th 7pm
Cost: $10 Full / $8 Concession
Host: Nga Taonga Sound and Vision
Contact: 04 384 7647