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Caravaggio (1986)

UK 93m, Colour
Director: Derek Jarman; Cast: Nigel Terry, Sean Bean, Tilda Swinton, Robbie Coltrane

Caravaggio is a fictional biopic of the influential 17th century Italian painter who is known for his naturalistic depictions of the human condition and his dramatic use of light. 90 more words


On the nature of daylight

I’ve been trying to work on my photography. Last year I bought a new camera, upgrading our old Sony bridge camera for a new Canon DSLR. 360 more words

"Blue is Darkness Made Visible": Derek Jarman's Descent into Death

Today is the 20th anniversary of the death of English film director, stage designer, artist, gardener, author, and active advocate for gay rights, Derek Jarman. Considered one of Europe’s greatest independent film-makers, he died on the 19th of February 1994, after a six-year battle with AIDS.   815 more words



I’ve always been intrigued by maps and have made a special effort to visit every coastal spot in England at the end of a white road. 562 more words

Thoughts On Life

Alegori ve Temsil (1. Bölüm)

Korkunun Yüzü ve Çığlığın İzleği Filmler I: Hüsn-ü Talil Sinemasından Örnekler

*Bu yazı Zeynep Tül Akbal Süalp tarafından yazılmış ve 25. Kare dergisinin 22. sayısından alınmıştır. 2,473 more words

Sinema Yazıları

Psalm from Derek Jarman's Sebastiane (1976)

Hail God of the golden sun
The heavens and earth are united in gold
Comb your hair in the golden rays of light
In your hands the roses of ecstasy burn… 68 more words


Happy Birthday, Derek Jarman

I’ll admit, my exposure to Derek Jarman has primarily been as a result of his involvement with the punk scene and the resultant films. With that in mind, here are some classics… 130 more words