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  • The Honey Bringer

    The Honey Bringer

    For Sally Jane Black's challenge I'd bought Dreamcatcher on DVD for #23. A film that supports sex worker's rights. It was something I'd wanted to watch for a while and was looking forward to it. But because my mind is ... not always reliable I lost it somewhere in my flat so can't watch it.

    That turned out to be a serendipitous turn of events because it meant I did some research into films supporting sex workers and found lots…

  • My Happy Family

    My Happy Family

    The leaves rustling in the wind is everything; peace and life.

    Loved this and its protagonist Manana. Am ignoring the ending.

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  • Titanic


    Today marks the 5000th day I've been with my partner. I was going to celebrate by writing about a film we shared and loved together but instead I'll write about our meeting.

    In 1997-1998 I worked in a cinema ostensibly to save money for university but I actually spent it all on booze. We persuaded a colleague to hold an Oscar night party and so my workmates and I watched the 1997 Oscars together. One workmate brought a friend who…

  • The History Boys

    The History Boys


    Bizarre film in which a witty script is undermined by the message that the very best, most inspirational teachers fondle their students.

    It did make me want to watch Brief Encounter again though.