Category Archives: Visual Culture

Sharpe’s Enemy

  Sharpe’s Enemy  (Clegg, 1994) Written by Eoghan Harris adapted from the novel by Bernard Cornwell This insightful exchange appears to be entirely original work. Especially interesting is the last line.  Sir Augustus: Disciplined troops desert, sir? Nonsense. Wellington:Don’t be a

Sharpe’s Enemy

  Sharpe’s Enemy  (Clegg, 1994) Written by Eoghan Harris adapted from the novel by Bernard Cornwell This insightful exchange appears to be entirely original work. Especially interesting is the last line.  Sir Augustus: Disciplined troops desert, sir? Nonsense. Wellington:Don’t be a

Black Knight

Not a film that amuses much but the opening credits are a well observed and funny bathroom scene acted by the lead. With no lines the scene is entirely dependant on physical comedy/mime. Plays to the audience beautifully Short cuts keep the

Black Knight

Not a film that amuses much but the opening credits are a well observed and funny bathroom scene acted by the lead. With no lines the scene is entirely dependant on physical comedy/mime. Plays to the audience beautifully Short cuts keep the

The Bunker (1981)

Anthony Hopkins as Hitler carries the entire film being in practically every scene of this made for TV dramatisation of Hitlers last days. His captivating and disturbing performance won him the Lead Actor Emmy in 1982.  The rest of the

The Bunker (1981)

Anthony Hopkins as Hitler carries the entire film being in practically every scene of this made for TV dramatisation of Hitlers last days. His captivating and disturbing performance won him the Lead Actor Emmy in 1982.  The rest of the

Films not written up

In Which We Serve   war time Noel Coward wonderful but tragic The Bunker Anthony Hopkins American Beauty  Tragic end always in sight Milk moving account of gay rights Run Lola Run  Very useful running scene that will use in

Films not written up

In Which We Serve   war time Noel Coward wonderful but tragic The Bunker Anthony Hopkins American Beauty  Tragic end always in sight Milk moving account of gay rights Run Lola Run  Very useful running scene that will use in

Exhibitions not written.

Other exhibition Photographic Show, Birmingham Good learning opportunity Helmet Newton Exhibition -Berlin  Inspiring large images of powerful women. Salvador Dali Exhibition- Potsdammerstrasse, Berlin  Disappointing Film Museum- Sony Centre, Berlin  Fantastic mirror great costumes Cameron Exhibition-Science Museum Disappointing and rather mysogynistic

Exhibitions not written.

Other exhibition Photographic Show, Birmingham Good learning opportunity Helmet Newton Exhibition -Berlin  Inspiring large images of powerful women. Salvador Dali Exhibition- Potsdammerstrasse, Berlin  Disappointing Film Museum- Sony Centre, Berlin  Fantastic mirror great costumes Cameron Exhibition-Science Museum Disappointing and rather mysogynistic

Replicants

Characterisation and post release editing. Philip K. Dick posited an artificial life form is his short story ‘Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?”. A screenplay was created and after a troubled production came to cinema as’ Blade Runner’ in 1982. The

Replicants

Characterisation and post release editing. Philip K. Dick posited an artificial life form is his short story ‘Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?”. A screenplay was created and after a troubled production came to cinema as’ Blade Runner’ in 1982. The