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Next Thought on TV: Oprah Winfrey to star in HBO's Henrietta Lacks movie

I was so excited to hear that this project is finally coming to fruition – thanks to executive producer and star, Oprah Winfrey. A passion project for Winfrey, on which she has worked for the past six years, … 178 more words

Mind On Movies

This is where it all started...

This is the clip from Charlie Brooker’s 2014 Wipe that purely by chance got me into Adam Curtis documentaries…

Is Werner Herzog a Radiohead fan?

My first thought, as I imagine everyone else’s was too, when I saw the new trailer for Werner Herzog’s next film, The Connected World, was: Did the Wern-Dogg just use Radiohead’s Kid A/Amnesiac era font? 739 more words

David Bowie : Come down, come down.

The Bewley Brothers

A series of Screen grabs of the sequence used with the track from the Hunky Dory album by David Bowie as used in the extraordinary documentary Bitter Lake, written, edited ¬†and directed by Adam Curtis for BBC Productions and currently available on the iplayer… 479 more words

Film

Bitter Lake - Adam Curtis 

Politicians used to have the confidence to tell us stories that made sense of the chaos of world events.

But now there are no big stories and politicians react randomly to every new crisis – leaving us bewildered and disorientated.

Control

Patterns of Corruption

Patterns of Corruption

This post is particularly aimed at other professors who teach business ethics. I was on YouTube and found a film by Adam Curtis called The Great British Housing Disaster and it is a business ethics masterpiece. 275 more words

Business Ethics