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STYLE ICONS: "I was drawn to the short-haired androgynous girls who, sometimes, I couldn’t work out whether they were male of female. It was down to the idea of the mystery."

Style is defined as’ “expressing yourself through what you wear” or “a particular way in which something is done, created or preformed”. Everyone has a sense of style, sometimes. 758 more words

Cannes Market: Fortissimo Picks Up ‘White King’

Hong Kong- and Amsterdam-based Fortissimo Films has picked up rights to “The White King,” a dark fable that boasts a starry British cast.

Starring Jonathan Pryce, Agyness Deyn, Greta Scacchi, Fiona Shaw, Clare-Hope Ashitey and Olafur Darri Olafsson, the film is an adaptation of a Hungarian novel by Gyorgy Dragoman set in a fictional country ruled by a brutal and high tech autocratic regime. 125 more words


Film of the Book: Sunset Song

Directed by Terence Davies (2015)

From the book review:

The book is essentially a lament for the passing of a way of life. Gibbon shows how the war hurried the process along, but he also indicates how change was happening anyway, with increasing mechanisation of farms, the landowners gradually driving the tenant farmers off as they found more profitable uses for the land, the English-ing of education leading to the loss of the old language and with it, old traditions.

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Fashion History Blurb: Sex, the birth of punk rock

London in the 1970s was the pinnacle of the punk music scene. As with most music scenes, a specific look developed among the musicians. And where are kids supposed to go to get their leather and spikes? 474 more words


Sunset Song - Official Trailer

Sunset Song is Terence Davies’ intimate epic of hope, tragedy and love at the dawning of the Great War. A young woman’s endurance against the hardships of rural Scottish life, based on the novel by Lewis Grassic Gibbon, told with gritty poetic realism by Britain’s greatest living auteur. 138 more words


Film Review: Sunset Song

In association with the Grosvenor

Before and after the showing of Sunset Song, conversation in the foyer of the Grosvenor focused on the book upon which the film is based: the narrative, the characters, the faithfulness of the film.   314 more words

University Of Glasgow

Sunset Song (2015)

D: Terence Davies / 135m

Cast: Agyness Deyn, Peter Mullan, Kevin Guthrie, Jack Greenlees, Daniela Nardini, Ian Pirie, Douglas Rankine

Terence Davies is not one of the UK’s most prolific movie makers, but he is one who is highly regarded and he’s been justly lauded over the years for movies such as… 1,264 more words