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

Unfinished, Beautiful. Everything.

Recently I visited Carstairs mausoleum. It was erected by Dr William Fullerton in 1784 and placed at the end of a vista from the house. At one time the route … Continue reading Unfinished, Beautiful. Everything.

Predicaments and consolations

This film follows from a recent visit to Castlehill Colliery, Fife. This film is for John Sneddon, one of several men who died at this mine. Music credits: ‘The 14th’ … Continue reading Predicaments and consolations

‘The sky is making a new proposition to the earth’

This was a kind of experimental film where I combined an old audio track (narrator and choir) with some of John Berger’s words from “Here is where we meet”. I … Continue reading ‘The sky is making a new proposition to the earth’