Mark Albiston New Generation Award 2010

Mark Albiston was selected with Louis Sutherland as a joint recipient of an Arts Foundation New Generation award in 2010.  This video was produced in a partnership between the Arts Foundation and TVNZ 7.

Originally shown at the New Generation 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.

Mark Albiston has directed award-winning arts and extreme sports television shows, documentaries, commercials and music videos and the internationally successful short films Run and The Six Dollar Fifty Man.

Fellow recipient Louis Sutherland has moved from working on cable TV on the Kapiti Coast to participating in international film festivals in France and the USA. He is co-director of award-winning short films The Six Dollar Fifty Man and Run.  He is also an actor and writer.