City Gallery City Gallery Wellington

Past event

Douglas Wright Tribute Screening

12:30pm, Sun 9 December

Visionary New Zealand choreographer and dancer Douglas Wright passed away on 14 November. To mark his passing we are screening two of Wright’s dance works for film: Hey Paris (1987), and Elegy (1993) and the 2003 documentary Haunting Douglas by Leanne Pooley.

The tribute screening will be introduced by Jo Randerson, Wright’s friend and collaborator on Halo.

Hey Paris (1987)
Directed by Gregor Nicholas, produced by Trevor Haysom.
PG, 18 min

Elegy (1993)
Directed and produced by Chris Graves.
10 min

Haunting Douglas (2003)
Directed and produced by Leanne Pooley.
M Offensive language and nudity, 75 min

All welcome. No bookings necessary.