Leon Narbey 2010 Laureate

Leon Narbey was selected as one of five Arts Foundation Laureate artists in 2010. This video was produced in a partnership between the Arts Foundation and TVNZ 7.

Originally shown at the Laureate Award 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 eleven artists celebrated by the Arts Foundation with New Generation and Laureate Awards in 2010. The Artists went to air on TVNZ 7 in March 2011.

Leon Narbey has been active as a film maker since the mid-1970s. His work has earned him national and international awards in recognition of the special artistic sensibility he has applied to the cinematography of many definitive New Zealand films.