He wore his life on his skin

This short film fuses reality with fiction, as based on ‘A Little Life’ by Hanya Yanagihara. The film begins with Dua Lipa introducing the Booker Prize, 2022: He wore his … Continue reading He wore his life on his skin

He was an eccentric, happiest at home in his garden

As far as I can establish there is no surviving painting of John Ramsay of Ochtertyre. He died in 1814, several decades before the science of photography. John Ramsay was … Continue reading He was an eccentric, happiest at home in his garden

‘A vast telescope will create a movie of the universe’

On the night before Sian’s mother died we were talking with her about all sorts of stuff. I brought into the conversation Catherine Heymans who had recently been appointed as … Continue reading ‘A vast telescope will create a movie of the universe’