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Television in New Zealand

Programming the Nation

Television in New Zealand( )
Author: Perry, Nick
Horrocks, Roger
Publication Date:Jan 2004
Publisher:Oxford University Press Australia & New Zealand
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $62.00
Book Description:

This book is a comprehensive introductory text on all aspects of television in New Zealand.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Performing Arts / Television / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):15.3 x 23 x 2 cm
Book Weight:0.54 Kilograms
Author Biography
Perry, Nick (Author)
Roger Horrocks is a filmaker and biographer of the New Zealand film and television industries. He has made a contribution to both of these industries in New Zealand since the 1970s, which was recognised in 2004 when he was made a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit. He founded the Department of Film, Television and Media Studies at The University of Auckland, co-founded the Auckland International Arts Festival, Alternative Cinema, Artspace, NZ On Air and NZ On Screen, and served on many industry boards. He is a director of documentary film company Point of View Productions. He is an expert on the life and work of New Zealand born artist and filmmaker Len Lye and wrote the biography Len Lye. He also wrote Art That Moves on Lye's work, and the libretto for Len Lye: The Opera. He has been a contributing editor to noted literary magazines such as And, Splash and Parallax. His book, Song of the Ghost in the Machine was published in 2015.


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