Eleanor Catton narrates this essay film on New Zealand’s obscure cinematic heritage, illustrated with excerpts from over 70 feature films, shorts, documentaries, and artworks.
OUT OF THE MIST premiered at the New Zealand International Film Festival on July 20, 2015 (nziff.co.nz/2015/auckland/out-of-the-mist-an-alternate-history-of-new/), and was made available to view free online on November 5, 2015: vimeo.com/lumierereader/out-of-the-mist
Read and view more: video.lumiere.net.nz/out-of-the-mist
“The Lumière Reader presents” is a web series of original essay films and digital documentaries. Produced by a collective of writers and filmmakers, these films seek to engage with fellow artists, thinkers, and practitioners—particularly those whose work has been neglected, misunderstood, or obscured by popular media and culture. video.lumiere.net.nz/
Produced by Lumière Industries in association with NZ On Air.