MacBook. Can't install.

This is an late 2006 MacBook with Lion on it and a SSD.
I have refind installed and working.
http://www.rodsbooks.com/refind/
I’ll shrunk the OS X partition and have about 80GB for 13.2

When I try to boot from a DVD to install I get this and the keyboard is unresponsive so I can’t choose:
https://goo.gl/photos/U3BMxACXr66vKeNh6

When I try and boot from a USB stick to install I get this: and the keyboard is unresponsive so I can’t choose
https://goo.gl/photos/fL6y1JvvGvQZs1uM7

Any ideas how to get past this?

Yes, tihs is well known problem on Mac. Try native boot media selection (press and hold Option key during power-on), it worked for me.