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Sunset Song (Davies, 15)

Following my screening of Terence Davies latest project, I felt it necessary to do a little research on the source material. Sunset Song was published in 1932 by Scottish author Lewis Grassic Gibbon and is considered one of the most important Scottish novels of the 20th century. 771 more words



Life is harsh in Terence Davies’s Sunset Song. Adapted from a novel, set before and during World War I, the movie is the coming-of-age story of Chris Guthrie (Agyness Deyn), a Scottish farm-girl living with an imperious father, a doting mother, and a restless brother. 163 more words

On The Reel

Film Review: "Sunset Song" (2015) ★★★★

It’s not fair to give the entire credit to one director, from whom you know you can expect nothing but purity in filmmaking. After seeing Terence Davies’ “ 604 more words

Movie Reviews

Sunset Song

United Kingdom | 2015 | 135 minutes | Terence Davies

Epic, emotional, and filled with both captivating period detail and painterly visual landscapes, the latest from director Terence Davies (The House of Mirth) looks back at the life of a peasant farm family’s life in pre-WWI Scotland. 320 more words

It's the Land

“Sunset Song,” the great auteur Terence Davies’s powerful and romantic new film opens with a gorgeous bird’s-eye view of an endless golden field of gluten (I mean, wheat) and finds lovely Scottish schoolgirl Chris Guthrie (Agyness Deyn) seated in the stalks, nearly swallowed up. 307 more words


Movie Review: SUNSET SONG (UK/Luxembourg 2015) ****

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SUNSET SONG (UK/Luxembourg 2015) ****
Directed by Terence Davies

Starring: Mark Bonnar, Agyness Deyn, Peter Mullan, Kevin Guthrie… 660 more words

Stunning “Sunset Song” Depicts Resilience of Human Spirit

By Aurela Berila, Staff Writer

Terence Davies brings “Sunset Song,” a novel by Lewis Grassic Gibbon, to life in vivid imagery soiled beautifully by the poignant and distressing circumstances of the main character’s upbringing. 505 more words