Bieringa documentary series at the National Library

This July and August the National Library has a real treat for those members who love real-life New Zealand stories, with screenings of five films made by the New Zealand documentarians Jan and Luit Bieringa.

Each film is paired with an introduction: Peter Ireland for Ans Westra, Jill Trevelyan for The Man in the Hat (Peter McLeavey), Tamahou Temara for Te Hono ki AotearoaDean Whiting for the heART of the Matter and finally Paul Diamond for Signed, Theo Schoon

4 July: Ans Westra: Private Journeys/Public Signposts

11 July: The Man in the Hat

18 July: Te Hono ki Aoteaora

25 July: The HeART of the Matter

3 August: Signed, Theo Schoon

All screenings will begin at 5.30pm.