A Year In A Field

A Year In A Field (2023)

Starting from the winter solstice, 21st December 2020, experienced documentarian Christopher Morris visited a barley field near Land’s End in Cornwall every day till the following winter solstice, tracing with his camera the seasonal, cyclical changes that occurred over these twelve months. Here, a year in a field is compressed into about 85 minutes, so…

Heart

Heart of a Dog (2015)

First published by VODzilla.co “This is my dream body,” declares a cartoon sketch of performance artist Laurie Anderson, before launching into an animated account of a dream that she had: as she lies in a hospital bed, a doctor presents her with her newborn baby, which is in fact her pet dog Lolabelle swaddled in…

Auschwitz (2011)

“Hello. I’m Uwe Boll, the writer, director and producer of the film Auschwitz. I am responsible for this movie.” For Boll formally to introduce his latest film like this, direct to camera, switching from his native German to English and back again, might seem something of a provocation. After all, this is the director whose…

Fear Itself (2015)

First published by TheHorrorShow It starts (and ends) with a window. We are inside, in shadow, looking out – at a low angle, as though in a bed or on the floor – at the upper windows and roofs of the dusk- (or is it dawn-?)lit houses opposite in which, perhaps, similar people have similar…