Mexican filmmakers Sebastian and Costa, shooting a film in Bolivia about the conquest by Christopher Columbus, become embroiled in controversy when their filming schedule runs up against the Cochabamba protests, when local natives rise up against the privatisation of their water supply.
As the production is beset by more and more problems and the riots escalate, the tensions rise between the crew members.
Once again we are lucky to be home to the Latin Film Festival! Join us at 6pm on 17 October for the festival’s opening film Even the Rain and then join us the following weekend for two jam-packed days of free films!
Rating: M, violence, offensive langauge and content that may disturb
This documentary is a portrait of Wellington art-dealer Peter McLeavey, who spent over forty years running his influential Cuba Street gallery.
Inspired by the twisted board games that make up Simon Denny’s The Founder's Paradox we are screening the only film about a board game worth watching—Jumanji!
Join a free guided tour with one of our friendly, knowledgeable guides exploring the exhibition Gordon Walters: New Vision on the ground floor.
Take a free guided tour of our collection highlights with one of our friendly, knowledgeable guides.
This year’s weekly ArtBite programme is about to start! From Friday 10 February, we will again offer a weekly presentation of a work on display here at Te Puna o Waiwhetū. The aim of these 30-minute talks is to give you an art break in the middle of your day. We know you’re busy, so this isn’t a long lecture meant to take up too much of your time. And they’re free. With a new work presented each Friday at 12.30pm, the information will be fresh so you can impress your friends during your weekend socialising.
The annual exhibition of Muka Studio lithographs by international artists especially for kids is back!
Take a free guided tour of our exhibition highlights with one of our friendly, knowledgeable guides.