An Interview With Dr James Fox

24 May 2016 // Art //Film/TV

Dr James Fox MA (Cantab), MPhil, PhD is a Fellow at Gonville & Caius College in Cambridge. An author and TV presenter with a special interest in the art of WW1, 20th century art and the cultural history of colour, it’s land art that has become the focus of his most recent documentary for BBC […]

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Magnetic Reconnection

23 April 2016 // Film/TV

Magnetic Reconnection: A film by Kyle Armstrong Review by Lara C Cory Magnetic Reconnection is a film by Canadian film maker Kyle Armstrong in collaboration with Dr Trond S. Trondsen, known for developing cutting edge auroral imaging systems. Magnetic Reconnection features a narrative by Will Oldham and a score written by Jim O’Rourke. Considered to […]

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Visions of Change: The Evolution of the British Documentary

28 January 2016 // Film/TV

Visions of Change: The Evolution of the British Documentary, Volume 1 BBC 1951 – 1967, DVD 2-disc set, BFI, Review by Ken Worpole The television arts documentary is one of the most successful of all TV genres. This collection of eleven early BBC documentaries starts appropriately with a half-hour profile of sculptor Henry Moore, broadcast […]

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Tubby Hayes – A Man in a Hurry

23 January 2016 // Film/TV //Music

Tubby Hayes – A Man in a Hurry A Mono Media Film, DVD, 55 mins, produced by Mark Baxter & Sam Pattinson, Directed by Lee Cogswell Review by Ken Worpole. Tubby Hayes was one of the great British modern jazz instrumentalists of the post-war era, whose rise to international fame was, alas, as rapid as […]

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A River: trailer

14 December 2015 // Film/TV //On Water

A River Trailer. from Unit 3 Films on Vimeo. A River is about the beautiful river Afan in south west Wales. The Afan flows through the Afan forest park and converges with the Pelenna under the Viaduct in the picturesque village of Pontrhydyfen, the birth place of Richard Burton. The film plots the history of […]

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