Leanne Pooley - 2011 Laureate

Leanne Pooley  was selected as one of five Arts Foundation Laureates in 2011. This video was produced in a partnership between the Arts Foundation and TVNZ 7.

Originally shown at the Arts Awards ceremony, this video has since been included in a series, shown on TVNZ 7, called The Artists. This series has footage and interviews with the ten artists celebrated by the Arts Foundation in 2010 and 2011. The Artists series first went to air on TVNZ 7 in March 2011.

Leanne Pooley has established herself as one of New Zealand's most accomplished documentary filmmakers. Her award winning films examine stories that resonate with both New Zealand and international audiences.