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RAMS

The Resene Architecture and Design Film Festival has grown to be one of the largest architecture and design film festivals in the world where you can immerse yourself in the world of architecture and design, enjoy a fresh selection of unique and intriguing international films, and be inspired by the powerful stories these films tell.

For over 50 years, legendary designer Dieter Rams has left an indelible mark on the field of product design with his iconic work at Braun and Vitsoe, and his influence on Apple. So at 86 years old, why does he now regret being a designer?

RAMS

The Resene Architecture and Design Film Festival has grown to be one of the largest architecture and design film festivals in the world where you can immerse yourself in the world of architecture and design, enjoy a fresh selection of unique and intriguing international films, and be inspired by the powerful stories these films tell.

For over 50 years, legendary designer Dieter Rams has left an indelible mark on the field of product design with his iconic work at Braun and Vitsoe, and his influence on Apple. So at 86 years old, why does he now regret being a designer?
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The Human Shelter

The Resene Architecture and Design Film Festival has grown to be one of the largest architecture and design film festivals in the world where you can immerse yourself in the world of architecture and design, enjoy a fresh selection of unique and intriguing international films, and be inspired by the powerful stories these films tell.


An anthropological and poetic journey, which investigates how we, as human beings, create our homes. In a sentient and playful way, the film explores our idea of the concept of 'home'. The director asks questions like: when does a refugee camp shelter become a home? What would a home on Mars look like in the future? Preceded by a short film FRANCIS KERE: AN ARCHITECT BETWEEN.

The Human Shelter

The Resene Architecture and Design Film Festival has grown to be one of the largest architecture and design film festivals in the world where you can immerse yourself in the world of architecture and design, enjoy a fresh selection of unique and intriguing international films, and be inspired by the powerful stories these films tell.


An anthropological and poetic journey, which investigates how we, as human beings, create our homes. In a sentient and playful way, the film explores our idea of the concept of 'home'. The director asks questions like: when does a refugee camp shelter become a home? What would a home on Mars look like in the future? Preceded by a short film FRANCIS KERE: AN ARCHITECT BETWEEN.
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Do More With Less

The Resene Architecture and Design Film Festival has grown to be one of the largest architecture and design film festivals in the world where you can immerse yourself in the world of architecture and design, enjoy a fresh selection of unique and intriguing international films, and be inspired by the powerful stories these films tell.

This documentary follows a group of young architects who are bringing about a change in the future of Latin American architecture. It's about re-thinking the role of architects through management, use of materials, academia and team work.

Do More With Less

The Resene Architecture and Design Film Festival has grown to be one of the largest architecture and design film festivals in the world where you can immerse yourself in the world of architecture and design, enjoy a fresh selection of unique and intriguing international films, and be inspired by the powerful stories these films tell.

This documentary follows a group of young architects who are bringing about a change in the future of Latin American architecture. It's about re-thinking the role of architects through management, use of materials, academia and team work.
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Gonzalo Fonseca: Membra Disjecta & A Life in Stone

The Resene Architecture and Design Film Festival has grown to be one of the largest architecture and design film festivals in the world where you can immerse yourself in the world of architecture and design, enjoy a fresh selection of unique and intriguing international films, and be inspired by the powerful stories these films tell.

A documentary portrait of an artist who embodied the entire history of world art - and an artist who history has all but forgotten.

Gonzalo Fonseca: Membra Disjecta & A Life in Stone

The Resene Architecture and Design Film Festival has grown to be one of the largest architecture and design film festivals in the world where you can immerse yourself in the world of architecture and design, enjoy a fresh selection of unique and intriguing international films, and be inspired by the powerful stories these films tell.

A documentary portrait of an artist who embodied the entire history of world art - and an artist who history has all but forgotten.
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Anthropocene- The Human Epoch

The Resene Architecture and Design Film Festival has grown to be one of the largest architecture and design film festivals in the world where you can immerse yourself in the world of architecture and design, enjoy a fresh selection of unique and intriguing international films, and be inspired by the powerful stories these films tell.

A cinematic meditation on humanity's massive re-engineering of the planet, ANTHROPOCENE: THE HUMAN EPOCH is a four years in the making feature documentary film. This takes a look at the profound human changes to the Earth such as concrete seawalls in China and the devastated Great Barrier Reef.

Anthropocene- The Human Epoch

The Resene Architecture and Design Film Festival has grown to be one of the largest architecture and design film festivals in the world where you can immerse yourself in the world of architecture and design, enjoy a fresh selection of unique and intriguing international films, and be inspired by the powerful stories these films tell.

A cinematic meditation on humanity's massive re-engineering of the planet, ANTHROPOCENE: THE HUMAN EPOCH is a four years in the making feature documentary film. This takes a look at the profound human changes to the Earth such as concrete seawalls in China and the devastated Great Barrier Reef.
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Hi, AI,

The Resene Architecture and Design Film Festival has grown to be one of the largest architecture and design film festivals in the world where you can immerse yourself in the world of architecture and design, enjoy a fresh selection of unique and intriguing international films, and be inspired by the powerful stories these films tell.

With an A.I., you have to keep your sentences short and to the point. - This piece of advice is given to Chuck as he's picking up his new robot partner Harmony fresh from the factory. How will we live together with artificial intelligence? What will we win, what will we lose? The documentary shows us tomorrow's world today.

Hi, AI,

The Resene Architecture and Design Film Festival has grown to be one of the largest architecture and design film festivals in the world where you can immerse yourself in the world of architecture and design, enjoy a fresh selection of unique and intriguing international films, and be inspired by the powerful stories these films tell.

With an A.I., you have to keep your sentences short and to the point. - This piece of advice is given to Chuck as he's picking up his new robot partner Harmony fresh from the factory. How will we live together with artificial intelligence? What will we win, what will we lose? The documentary shows us tomorrow's world today.
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Mies on Scene

The Resene Architecture and Design Film Festival has grown to be one of the largest architecture and design film festivals in the world where you can immerse yourself in the world of architecture and design, enjoy a fresh selection of unique and intriguing international films, and be inspired by the powerful stories these films tell.

The Barcelona Pavilion, the masterpiece with which Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and Lilly Reich staged their revolutionary ideas in 1929, changed the History of architecture forever. It only existed for eight months but paradoxically its image was always alive in the minds of generations of architects around the world, becoming one of their greatest influences.

Mies on Scene

The Resene Architecture and Design Film Festival has grown to be one of the largest architecture and design film festivals in the world where you can immerse yourself in the world of architecture and design, enjoy a fresh selection of unique and intriguing international films, and be inspired by the powerful stories these films tell.

The Barcelona Pavilion, the masterpiece with which Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and Lilly Reich staged their revolutionary ideas in 1929, changed the History of architecture forever. It only existed for eight months but paradoxically its image was always alive in the minds of generations of architects around the world, becoming one of their greatest influences.
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Food Fighter

The Resene Architecture and Design Film Festival has grown to be one of the largest architecture and design film festivals in the world where you can immerse yourself in the world of architecture and design, enjoy a fresh selection of unique and intriguing international films, and be inspired by the powerful stories these films tell.

SPECIAL Q&A Event thanks to Love Food Hate Waste on Monday 1st July at 6:00 pm.

Filmed over two years and across four continents, FOOD FIGHTER follows Ronni's crusade against the global food waste scandal, partnering with the United Nations in Bangkok, rubbing shoulders with British royalty and Jamie Oliver's juggernaut in London, and holding the government to account in Australia.

Food Fighter

The Resene Architecture and Design Film Festival has grown to be one of the largest architecture and design film festivals in the world where you can immerse yourself in the world of architecture and design, enjoy a fresh selection of unique and intriguing international films, and be inspired by the powerful stories these films tell.

SPECIAL Q&A Event thanks to Love Food Hate Waste on Monday 1st July at 6:00 pm.

Filmed over two years and across four continents, FOOD FIGHTER follows Ronni's crusade against the global food waste scandal, partnering with the United Nations in Bangkok, rubbing shoulders with British royalty and Jamie Oliver's juggernaut in London, and holding the government to account in Australia.
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When Tomatoes Met Wagner

The Resene Architecture and Design Film Festival has grown to be one of the largest architecture and design film festivals in the world where you can immerse yourself in the world of architecture and design, enjoy a fresh selection of unique and intriguing international films, and be inspired by the powerful stories these films tell.

A bittersweet story of two ingenious Greek cousins who defy industrial farming by cultivating organic tomatoes sensitive to Wagner's music.

When Tomatoes Met Wagner

The Resene Architecture and Design Film Festival has grown to be one of the largest architecture and design film festivals in the world where you can immerse yourself in the world of architecture and design, enjoy a fresh selection of unique and intriguing international films, and be inspired by the powerful stories these films tell.

A bittersweet story of two ingenious Greek cousins who defy industrial farming by cultivating organic tomatoes sensitive to Wagner's music.
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Design Canada

The Resene Architecture and Design Film Festival has grown to be one of the largest architecture and design film festivals in the world where you can immerse yourself in the world of architecture and design, enjoy a fresh selection of unique and intriguing international films, and be inspired by the powerful stories these films tell.

A documentary film that follows the transformation of a nation from a colonial outpost to a vibrant and multicultural society, through the lens of graphic design.

Design Canada

The Resene Architecture and Design Film Festival has grown to be one of the largest architecture and design film festivals in the world where you can immerse yourself in the world of architecture and design, enjoy a fresh selection of unique and intriguing international films, and be inspired by the powerful stories these films tell.

A documentary film that follows the transformation of a nation from a colonial outpost to a vibrant and multicultural society, through the lens of graphic design.
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Frank Lloyd Wright, The Man Who Built America

The Resene Architecture and Design Film Festival has grown to be one of the largest architecture and design film festivals in the world where you can immerse yourself in the world of architecture and design, enjoy a fresh selection of unique and intriguing international films, and be inspired by the powerful stories these films tell.

Special Q&A Event on Wednesday, July 3rd at 6:00pm thanks to ADNZ.

Frank Lloyd Wright is probably America's greatest ever architect. But few people know about the Welsh roots that shaped his life and world-famous buildings. Now, leading Welsh architect Jonathan Adams sets off across America to explore Frank Lloyd Wright's masterpieces for himself. Along the way, he uncovers the tempestuous life story of the man behind them and the secrets of his radical Welsh background.

Also featuring and Stan Bitters short film.

Frank Lloyd Wright, The Man Who Built America

The Resene Architecture and Design Film Festival has grown to be one of the largest architecture and design film festivals in the world where you can immerse yourself in the world of architecture and design, enjoy a fresh selection of unique and intriguing international films, and be inspired by the powerful stories these films tell.

Special Q&A Event on Wednesday, July 3rd at 6:00pm thanks to ADNZ.

Frank Lloyd Wright is probably America's greatest ever architect. But few people know about the Welsh roots that shaped his life and world-famous buildings. Now, leading Welsh architect Jonathan Adams sets off across America to explore Frank Lloyd Wright's masterpieces for himself. Along the way, he uncovers the tempestuous life story of the man behind them and the secrets of his radical Welsh background.

Also featuring and Stan Bitters short film.
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Slim Aarons: The High Life

The Resene Architecture and Design Film Festival has grown to be one of the largest architecture and design film festivals in the world where you can immerse yourself in the world of architecture and design, enjoy a fresh selection of unique and intriguing international films, and be inspired by the powerful stories these films tell.

Slim Aarons spent his life documenting jet-setters, movie stars and beautiful people doing beautiful things during the 50's, 60's and 70's. "The High Life” is the story behind some of his most fabulous photographs are revealed among white sand beaches, longing palms and relaxed, gorgeous faces.

Slim Aarons: The High Life

The Resene Architecture and Design Film Festival has grown to be one of the largest architecture and design film festivals in the world where you can immerse yourself in the world of architecture and design, enjoy a fresh selection of unique and intriguing international films, and be inspired by the powerful stories these films tell.

Slim Aarons spent his life documenting jet-setters, movie stars and beautiful people doing beautiful things during the 50's, 60's and 70's. "The High Life” is the story behind some of his most fabulous photographs are revealed among white sand beaches, longing palms and relaxed, gorgeous faces.
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Bauhaus Spirit

The Resene Architecture and Design Film Festival has grown to be one of the largest architecture and design film festivals in the world where you can immerse yourself in the world of architecture and design, enjoy a fresh selection of unique and intriguing international films, and be inspired by the powerful stories these films tell.

How do we want to live, where do we want to go? The film tells the fascinating story of the 'Bauhaus' and explores its current artistic and social significance.

Bauhaus Spirit

The Resene Architecture and Design Film Festival has grown to be one of the largest architecture and design film festivals in the world where you can immerse yourself in the world of architecture and design, enjoy a fresh selection of unique and intriguing international films, and be inspired by the powerful stories these films tell.

How do we want to live, where do we want to go? The film tells the fascinating story of the 'Bauhaus' and explores its current artistic and social significance.
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