Three shorts on architecture

New Zealand, 1975

Film
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  1. “Some Elements of Architecture.” A no-commentary interlude of stone, wood and brick; patterns and colours, enclosed spaces, and people. 2. “Ways of Looking at Buildings.” Comments from assorted people upon high-rise and other buildings, old and new. 3. “Anxiety and Alternative.” Suggestions for new ways of preserving the uniqueness of our place, while building for our future. A comprehensive examination of New Zealand architecture - past, present and possible future.

Credits

co-producers/directors

David H. Fowler

Sam Neill

production company

New Zealand National Film Unit

Duration

00:21:10:00

Production places
New Zealand
Production dates
1975

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

010901

Language

English

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Building materials

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Buildings - Conservation and restoration

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → High-rise apartment buildings - Social aspects

Crafts & Visual Arts → Architecture

Crafts & Visual Arts → Architecture - Human factors

Crafts & Visual Arts → Architecture and history

Crafts & Visual Arts → Architecture and society

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - New Zealand

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → City planning - Social aspects

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → High-rise apartment buildings - Social aspects

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Housing - Social aspects

History → Buildings - Conservation and restoration

History → Historic buildings

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Future life

Short films

Short films → Short films - New Zealand

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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