Thorold Dickinson

In his Biographical Dictionary of Film, David Thompson has a very brief entry on the English director Thorold Dickinson. He implies that Dickinson was a kind of failure, unable to make films and so turning to teaching. Thompson sees him as a sad character, his talent wasted on unworthy students no doubt unaware of who […]

Blasts from the past

Tripping, shopping and the airborne multiplex

Recent viewing, part 2

King Hu’s Legend of the Mountain (1979)

DVD of the week: The Four Feathers (1939)