expertise in visual story-telling for drama and documentary
Christchurch Dilemmas - Web Interactive Documentary Series
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Films and conversations about the future of Christchurch city.
http://chchdilemmas.co.nz

Editor: Gaylene Barnes
Producer: Gerard Smyth

East to East - Documentary Feature
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A documentary on the Canterbury Youth Development Programme (CYDP) and the C2C Rangers.

Editor: Gaylene Barnes
Producer: Vanessa Wells

The Art of Recovery - Documentary Feature
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Rising from the ruins of Christchurch, a dynamic group of innovators is bringing creative heart back to the streets of the city.

Editor: Gaylene Barnes
Producer: Peter Young
Company: Fisheye Films, Christchurch


Hautu - Drama
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Hautu is the story of two WWII Conscientous Objectors in the rugged Hautu detention camp. and their womenfolk in Christchurch and on the West Coast.

Editor: Gaylene Barnes
Producer: Kathleen Gallagher
Company: Wickcandle Films, Christchurch


Coasters - Lifestyle Series
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Presenters Al Brown in Series 1 and Steve Logan in Series 2 circumnavigate New Zealand exploring the connection Kiwis have with their Coasts.

Editor / Post-Production Director: Gaylene Barnes
Producer: Peter Young
Company: Fisheye Films, Christchurch


Barefoot Cinema - Feature Documentary
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The personal story of an unassuming New Zealander – Alun Bollinger - whose art work is instantly recognised in New Zealand and around the world.

Director: Gerard Smyth
Editor:
Gaylene Barnes


http://www.flicks.co.nz/trailer/

The full title of Barefoot Cinema: The Art and Life of Cinematographer Alun Bollinger may be almost as long as the 74-minute film itself, but there's nothing long-winded about this charming and easygoing portrait of one of our great cinematographers....." Peter Calder, New Zealand Herald.

Earth Whisperers Paptuanuku - Feature Documentary
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This absorbing feature documentary focuses on 10 visionary New Zealanders out to prove that a shift in consciousness can heal our environment

Director: Kathleen Gallagher
Editor:
Gaylene Barnes


http://www.wickcandle.co.nz/earth_whisperers.html

"This inspirational film weaves together NZ"s stunning landscapes, eclectic characters and unique sounds in a poetic message of protection for Planet Earth." Nick Smith - NZ Minister for the Environment


Hunger for the Wild - Lifestyle Series
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Steve Logan and Al Brown tackle the wilderness and then get cooking.

Director: Peter Young
Editor:
Gaylene Barnes

http://www.fisheyefilms.co.nz/hftwindex.htm

WINNER: Best Factual Series 2007 NZ Screen Awards
Best Lifestyle Series 2009 Qantas Television Awards

Tau Te Mauri Breath of Peace - Feature Documentary
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A fascinating story of effort towards global peace, featuring eight peace people of Aotearoa New Zealand - spanning some seven decades - peacewalkers, petitioners, and folk in small boats and on the surfboards sailing out into the harbours in the face of huge warships.

Director: Kathleen Gallagher
Editor:
Gaylene Barnes


http://www.wickcandle.co.nz/breath_of_peace.html

Out of Sight - Documentary
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Norm Madden’s journey South sheds light on a dark slice of New Zealand history - the Eugenics Movement. He visits the site of his incarceration as a young boy of 6 at Templeton Hospital.

Director: Gerard Smyth
Editor:
Gaylene Barnes

http://www.frankfilm.co.nz/out-of-sight-out-of-mind.html

NOMINATED: Best Editing - Factual- 2007 NZ SCREEN AWARDS

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