A fragile narrative or non-narrative

This film is based on Scotland’s Close, Bo’ness. The idents are all taken from newspaper entries of years long gone that relate to some of the happenings of the residents. … Continue reading A fragile narrative or non-narrative

Immigrants

This film is based upon a family trip to London at the very end of 2017. My daughter was one of the first to recognise how wonderful the musical Hamilton … Continue reading Immigrants

Silent as light

The Antiquary: “is preoccupied on every level by the relation between past and present.” Mary Midgley: “These doctrines are often bizarrely over-confident and over-simple” George Orwell in Why I Write: … Continue reading Silent as light

Gardens of the Mind

I have put together this post in my appreciation for Geoffrey Jellicoe (1900 -1996). Jellicoe was an architect, landscape architect, historian, traveller, lecturer and author. He has been a lasting … Continue reading Gardens of the Mind