Links and sources
Read Jonathan Dennis’s Dictionary of New Zealand Biography entry about pioneer filmmaker James Ingram McDonald.
View the website of Ngā Taonga Sound and Vision, the successor to the New Zealand Film Archive after it merged with the Sound Archives Ngā Taonga Kōrero and the Television New Zealand Archive between 2012 and 2014.
Read Jonathan Dennis’s profile on NZ On Screen, and watch footage filmed by and featuring Dennis himself.
Watch Jonathan Dennis talk about the work of the New Zealand Film Archive, along with his friend Witarina Harris.
Watch Jonathan Dennis’s 1998 documentary about New Zealand film pioneer Ted Coubray.
Listen to author Emma Jean Kelly talk about her research into Jonathan Dennis’s life.
Watch Peter Well’s documentary about Jonathan Dennis’s close friendship with Witarina Harris, filmed during the final months of Jonathan’s life.
Jonathan Spencer Dennis papers. MS-Group-0531, Alexander Turnbull Library
Jonathan Spencer Dennis papers. Ngā Taonga Sound & Vision
Dennis, J. & J. Bieringa (eds). Film in Aotearoa New Zealand. Wellington, 1992, second edition 1996
Kelly, E.J. The adventures of Jonathan Dennis: bicultural film archiving in Aotearoa New Zealand. New Barnet, 2015
McCarthy, C. Museums and Māori: heritage professionals indigenous collections current practice. Wellington, 2011