Monday, 24 November 2008

Manapouri - Power and Protest

The New Zealand Film Archive presents Manapouri - Power and Protest, a 60-minute programme of early films about the Manapouri and Te Anau region.

Films include excerpts from "The New Zealand Sounds Hydro-Electric Concessions Limited" (1925), "The Twin Lakes" (1963), "Pictorial Parade - Water to Burn" (1965), "Pictorial Parade 2 - the Duke Drops In" (1968), "A Question of Power - the Manapouri Debate" (1980), and "Give it a Whirl" (2006).

Admission is free, and viewings will be held over three nights at Te Anau, Manapouri and Invercargill.
- 2 Dec at the DoC Visitor Centre, Te Anau, 7pm.
- 3 Dec at the Lake View Motor Inn, Manapouri, 7pm.
- 4 Dec at Hansen Hall, corner Ythan and Forth Streets (Behind First Church), Invercargill, 8pm.
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