Category Archives: film

the people vs youtube

I’ve just deleted my entire youtube and google account which has wiped out some 7 or 8 years’ worth of work and a whole load of videos a lot of which had a lot of hits. Not that my own … Continue reading

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mann book films

Another book I read recently is Donald Prater’s biography of Thomas Mann. It’s a good way of finding out about the man, but I would not rate it very highly in terms of classic biographies. On consideration I’m not sure … Continue reading

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Kropotkin/Peróvskaya

I recently finished reading Memoirs of a Revolutionist by Peter Kropotkin – a superb book (especially first two thirds) which I heartily recommend. Kropotkin himself comes over as a man of genius but there are many other characters that appear … Continue reading

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3 films by by roger thorp & rob vasey

Here are 3 short films that I did in collaboration with Roger Thorp. My contributions are in varying degrees of emphasis, starting with Frozen Song. Roger had the film and the basic piano soundtrack. I thought of adding the crows … Continue reading

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the great outdoors

I’ve recently managed to complete a film comprising of some footage that I shot about a year ago. It’s called The Great Outdoors. As a soundtrack I used some excerpts from a jam I had with Nick Pullin about 20 … Continue reading

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Archive Footage

Over the last little while or thereabouts I have been posting archive bbc footage on my youtube channel. This all comes from a programme I recorded on vhs back probably in the late eighties. I think I first bought a … Continue reading

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Fern Fronds

I know I just put my song a clef at the end of the last post so this is a bit of repetition but I’ve also had a fern film hanging around waiting to be done and there is a … Continue reading

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three videos

Here are 3 videos 2 of which have been on little song films and 1 other which hasn’t. Sorry if I state the obvious. The 1st one is called scenes from a recurring dream and was something that I had … Continue reading

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Little Song Films & Why Firegiver

If you look on whois domain name search it will tell you that firegiver.com was created in 2008. That’s bollocks. It was first registered in 2000. 2008 is the most recent renewal date. Back around the turn of the century … Continue reading

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