Like last year, I have tried to keep up with enough new releases to eventually have something say at the end of the year. And exactly like last year, I have virtually failed to see ten new releases that I've actually enjoyed. I quietly accepted once again that, with some notable exceptions, new digital films … Continue reading 2017 Review
My film work this year has so far been plagued with problems. Because of working on a project for most of last winter that fell through – a time when I would have been preparing for a film for early 2017 – I’ve been rather stuck with projects. Hope In The Dark is (not counting my … Continue reading Short Film – Hope In The Dark
On the 21st of January, over 100,000 people marched through London in solidarity with women against the hatred currently being espoused by the recently inaugurated president of the USA. This was alongside many other marches globally, especially in America, of unprecedented numbers of people; showing their resistance against what is effectively a newly elected fascist … Continue reading Wanders:Women’s March London – Walking As Dissent
London, with its eternal agitations, the ceaseless ebb and flow of its "mighty heart" - De Quincey (1823). After one of the most hectic days of the year so far, I had some hours to kill in London before meeting a friend for an exhibition at the Royal Academy. The day had been frantic, with … Continue reading Wanders: Thomas De Quincey’s Soho.