Justine, 1969 - β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜…

Don’t view with the expectation that the film will fairly represent the books of the Alexandria Quartet. Mixed up and confused, but recognisable characters, scenes and lines from Durrell’s work. Missing and distorting so much but I did enjoy the experience - not nearly as bad as some reviews suggest!

The film is visually impressive (in parts excessive in a late 1960s way) and quite atmospheric. The performances of Dirk Bogarde, Michael York, Anouk AimΓ©e, Anna Karina and others are worth seeing.

On the negative side the quality of the DVD transfer I watched was terrible 😞

🏏 More Pakistan v England T20 cricket. This series is coming thick and fast.

The Iceman, 2012 - β˜…β˜…β˜…

Watched on Thursday September 29, 2022.


Salem Chapel, Robertstown


🏞 Dare Valley Country Park

Linkblog πŸ”—: The vision of Ralph Vaughan Williams

🏏 Watching England play Pakistan in the fifth of seven T20 matches.

🚢 A short walk

πŸ“Ί The Great British Bake Off

πŸ‘½ First contact from status.lol

Linkblog πŸ”—: Hilary Mantel knew how corrosive deference to monarchy can be – and why we must resist | Nesrine Malik

Cosmopolis, 2012 - β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜…

Watched on Sunday September 25, 2022.

Pizza. Olives, capers and green chilli πŸ•

Lebanese wine with our pizza tonight πŸ• 🍷 πŸ‡±πŸ‡§

Film log - watched: Cosmopolis, 2012 - β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜… πŸŽ₯

🎡 My Top weekly artists: Suede (41), Golschmann, Columbia SO, Gould (9), Madeleine Cocolas (8) & Dry Cleaning (3) via tweekly.fm

The Fly, 1986 - β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜…

Watched on Friday September 23, 2022.

Film log - watched: The Fly, 1986 - β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜… πŸŽ₯

Linkblog πŸ”—: Restoring the Old Way of Warming: Heating People, not Places - LOW-TECH MAGAZINE

via @cblgh@merveilles.town

A History of Violence, 2005 - β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜…

Watched on Thursday September 22, 2022.

Film log - watched: A History of Violence, 2005 - β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜… πŸŽ₯

Yesterday at Abergavenny Food Festival

Abergavenny Abergavenny Market Hall

🎡 My Top weekly artists: Glenn Gould (32), Walter, Columbia SO (18), Dry Cleaning (10) & Solti, LPO, Alicia de Larrocha (4) via tweekly.fm

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