Stories are everything

August 9th, 2022. By Te Awhi Rito team, National Library

Ben Brown features in a new short documentary championing the importance of stories and reading.

Ben Brown: Making Stories

In a new short documentary by Frank Film on Stuff, Ben Brown: Making Stories, Ben talks about his role as Te Awhi Rito and why stories are everything.

They give you the first idea of yourself. You know, the stories that people tell about you, that's who you are.

Ben Brown at the National Library in Auckland in 2022.
Ben Brown at the National Library in Auckland. Image credit: Melanie Kaipo. All rights reserved. Used with permission.