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Film still from The Birth of the Robot (1936). Courtesy of Shell Global and Len Lye Foundation. From material preserved and made available by The New Zealand Archive of Film, Television and Sound Ngā Taonga Whitiāhua Me Ngā Taonga

Projection Series #1: Len Lye’s Colour Box

Wed 5 Aug 15 — Len Lye Centre Cinema

The pioneering film A Colour Box 1935, as acclaimed now as it was in its day, leads us into a survey of Lye’s colourful, musical and technically thrilling short films made between the 1930s and 1950s.

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Len Lye Centre

We are the world centre for Len Lye - internationally renowned and inspirational film-maker and kinetic sculptor - whose work pops, flips and zazzles!

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