The Oscar-nominated ‘The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore’, a must-see for book lovers. The most beautiful short I’ve seen in a long time, thank you Moonbot Studios! The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore from Moonbot Studios on Vimeo.
The Hobbit was one of my most favourite books as a child and my dearest memories are of my mother reading it (and The Lord of the Rings) to me. J.R.R. Tolkien’s genius permeated my young imagination and sparked my love of adventure, mythology, history and most importantly, of words. Peter Jackson’s adaptations of The […]
My mother and I treated ourselves on Sunday to an afternoon viewing of the new Jane Eyre film. I have to admit that I suffered from slight trepidation, would this adaptation just be as bad as all the others? Thank goodness the answer was no, this adaptation was something completely different and I loved it. […]
‘Mozart’s Sister’ is a French film which was released last year and has finally hit cinema screens in the UK this weekend. It is, unsurprisingly, about Marie Anna (‘Nannerl’) Mozart, Wolfgang’s much loved older sister who was unable to pursue a career in music herself due to the restrictions placed on her sex. Whenever I […]