30 Nov 2016

Drawing on success

From Upbeat, 1:40 pm on 30 November 2016

Only one woman is a contender for this year’s Best Animated Feature Academy Award, and that woman is New Zealand director Leanne Pooley. Her animated documentary 25 April is about the WWI Gallipoli campaign. It’s also the first NZ movie to be nominated in the category.

Leanne Pooley

Leanne Pooley Photo: Supplied