MISBEHAVING BODIES

While in London recently I was incredibly lucky to have finally seen some of Jo Spence’s work. She is someone I was pointed to several years ago as I was working on crafting my own illness narrative for my MA thesis in creative writing, and I’ve been fascinated by her ever since. While it was […]

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I’LL NEVER LOVE AGAIN

I’ve not see the latest version of this film, but happened to click on the link to this video by chance.  Quite beautiful.  Perhaps I’ll have to take myself to the theater now so I can properly compare all four versions of this movie.

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LOVE AFFAIR

It’s quite something when a film gets made three times, and I’m ashamed to say that I’ve only ever seen the 1994 version with Warren Beatty and Annette Bening.  The original film was released in 1939 and starred Irene Dunne and Charles Boyer; it was later remade in 1957 as ‘An Affair to Remember’ and […]

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BAB’AZIZ

  I have not seen this film yet, and I only came to know of it one evening when I stumbled onto this bit of the soundtrack on youtube that I’ve included below.  This always seems to be how it is with me:  I discover other wondrous things by my first closely held wonder, music… […]

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