6 Mar 2019

Albert Belz on Bookmarks

From Afternoons with Jesse Mulligan, 2:20 pm on 6 March 2019

Award-winning playwright Albert Belz is our guest on Bookmarks today. His latest play Astroman has recently played at the Court Theatre in Christchurch and is about to open in Auckland.

He tells us about how his experience of growing in Whakatane in the 80's has informed the play, about a kid who is a master of video arcade games like Donkey Kong and PacMan. And he shares with us his favourite songs, books, movies and TV shows.

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Albert's picks:

BOOKS:

Magic Faraway Tree series Enid Blyton
Ready Player One
Buli Basha - Witi Ihimaera

MOVIES:

Labyrinth
Immortal Beloved
Leon the professional

TV SHOWS:

Rick and Morty
The Brink  
Evil Has a name

MUSIC

Machine Gun - The Commodores
Rock me Amadeus - Falco

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