Story: Coubray, Edwin

Coubray recounting his first visit to the cinema

Listen to Ted Coubray recall his first experience of the cinema at Orepuki in 1906, projected in the school room by a 'moving picture van'. The interview was recorded for Radio New Zealand's series 'Voices on film' in 1996 and the commentary is by Jonathan Dennis. (3 min 21 sec)

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How to cite this page:

Diane Pivac. 'Coubray, Edwin', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2000, updated May, 2012. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 18 August 2022)