Musician, video artist, comic creator, painter, writer, television personality and long-time jandal advocate - Chris Knox has done it all and done it with inimitable DIY style. Ng? Taonga Sound & Vision screens a collection of work by, and about, the creative powerhouse that is Mr Chris Knox.
Featuring rare Toy Love live performances, early interviews, documentary footage and a collection of his now legendary stop-motion music videos, this screening charts Chris's all-out assault on the artistic establishment in his continuing evolution from New Zealand's primary punk provocateur to bona fide Kiwi icon.
When: 7pm Wednesday 13 August
Where: Mediatheatre - Film Archive, Taranaki Street, Wellington
Heritage Hotels - one of WIFT's discount providers, are proud to support the annual Storylines Festival where popular children's authors, illustrators and storytellers share the magic of stories.
Dyslexic wombat-tamer and Australian Children's Laureate Jackie French (Diary of a Wombat, Gorilla Grab) and adventure fiction writer Gary Crew (Lost Diamonds of Killiecrankie, the Sam Silverthorn books) join a stellar line-up of 70 local authors, illustrators and storytellers in the upcoming Storylines Festival of New Zealand Children's Writers and Illustrators on 23 -31 August 2014. Admission is free for the Family Days across the country including