fri 28/07/2017

mark kidel

Bio
Mark is a documentary filmmaker and writer specialising in the arts and music. Recent films include "Elvis Costello: Mystery Dance ", "Road Movie: A Portrait of John Adams", "Painting the Moment", a film about the French painter Fabienne Verdier and "Martin Amis's England". He is current developing a feature-length documentary on Sly and the Family Stone and a film about Cary Grant

Articles By Mark Kidel

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The Wall review - action undercut by too much talk

Movies which essentially consist of a central character trapped in a difficult...

DVD/Blu-Ray: Der müde Tod

"Weary Death" - "Destiny", the English-language title, is weak by comparison - settles in a small German town, an impressive simulation...

Mosquitoes, National Theatre review - Olivias Colman and Wil...

There's enough plot for a dozen plays buzzing its way through Mosquitoes, Lucy Kirkwood's play that uses the backdrop of the Large Hadron...

Against the Law, BBC Two review - uplifting and deeply movin...

The thing almost no one remembers about the great Nora Ephron/Rob Reiner 1989 romcom When Harry Met Sally is that the love story is...

Girl from the North Country, Old Vic review – Dylan songs hi...

Plays with songs in, or more precisely plays with famous songs in, can feel like the uncanny valley of theatre. They’re not quite musicals and not...

CD: Ben Lukas Boysen & Sebastian Plano - Everything

The orchestral-electronic sounds which the Erased Tapes label epitomises exist balanced on a knife-edge of extreme tastefulness. Not quite fitting...