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Saturday, 4 November 2017

Ilya and Emilia Kabakov at Tate Modern : Some Tweets


More views of - or before - Cambridge Film Festival 2017 (19 to 26 October)
(Click here to go directly to the Festival web-site)


4 November

Ilya and Emilia Kabakov at Tate Modern : Some Tweets about Not Everyone Will Be Taken Into the Future






Detail of one part of The Coral Reef (2000)





An accreting list of useful reading (by order of title) :

* Asya ~ Michael Ignatieff

* Bricks to Babel ~ Arthur Koestler

* Darkness at Noon ~ Arthur Koestler

* Der Verschollene (Amerika) ~ Franz Kafka

* Martin Kippenberger ~ ed. Doris Krystof and Jessica Morgan (with Susanne Kippenberger and Gregory Williams) (Tate Modern, London : Exhibition Catalogues)

* Mira Schendel ~ Tanya Barson (Tate Modern, London : Exhibition Catalogues)










Unless stated otherwise, all films reviewed were screened at Festival Central (Arts Picturehouse, Cambridge)

The only thing that I can think of that's close to Justice

This is an accreting series of responses to The Killing of a Sacred Deer (2017)

More views of - or before - Cambridge Film Festival 2017 (19 to 26 October)
(Click here to go directly to the Festival web-site)


3 November


This is an accreting series of responses to The Killing of a Sacred Deer (2017)




Yorgos Lanthimos and his co-writer Efthymis Filippou love presenting universes where x obtains (or x and y do = given..., find a value for...), and that just is so : in The Killing of a Sacred Deer (2017), they have surpassed the self-imposed and serial strictures of The Lobster (2015), but, in these English-language films, they have barely caught up with the power of Alpeis (Alps) (2011)...









Unless stated otherwise, all films reviewed were screened at Festival Central (Arts Picturehouse, Cambridge)

Wednesday, 1 November 2017

Why 'psychiatric challenges' (or 'nervous breakdowns') are just like chucking your mobile down the hall...

A series of Tweets and links to other #UCFF postings on Blogger on Madness

More views of - or before - Cambridge Film Festival 2017 (19 to 26 October)
(Click here to go directly to the Festival web-site)


1 November

A series of Tweets and links to other #UCFF postings on Blogger on Madness


Prologue :









Which, maybe neatly, brings us to 'Psychosis' :

Does 'psychosis' really mean much more than I, as your 'nearest relative' (or other family member, etc.) or employer or doctor, etc., don't think that you should think what you think ?








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Unless stated otherwise, all films reviewed were screened at Festival Central (Arts Picturehouse, Cambridge)

#UCFF's quick Tweet-style guide to MPs, being employees, and conduct when drunk, etc., etc.

#UCFF's quick Tweet-style guide to MPs asemployees, conduct when drunk, etc., etc.

More views of - or before - Cambridge Film Festival 2017 (19 to 26 October)
(Click here to go directly to the Festival web-site)


1 November


#UCFF's quick Tweet-style guide to MPs, being employees, and conduct when drunk, etc., etc.









Unless stated otherwise, all films reviewed were screened at Festival Central (Arts Picturehouse, Cambridge)