A Day of Violence

A Day of Violence

***the following piece was, originally, posted on MyFilms in May 2010.  This was the first time I had ever conducted an interview face to face.  The film itself, "A Day of Violence", was screening as part of a horror festival and was, frankly, unpleasant.  I tried to be as positive as I could about what [...]

International Women’s Day – An Interview with Jo Hartley

International Women’s Day – An Interview with Jo Hartley

this article was first published in 2010 on myfilms.  the original can be found here The first time I speak with Jo Hartley is to confirm the time of our interview...the conversation lasts little more than three minutes but in that time I found out everything I needed to know about her as she managed [...]

Ad Astra Per Aspera

Ad Astra Per Aspera

To the stars through difficulties In the year of two thousand and eighteen a strange, peculiar, wonderful and poorly written thing happened. This. The Mild Mannered Army. Of course the truth, as ever, is not quite as pure or simple as that. The truth is that The Mild Mannered Army started in July of 2014 [...]

Britpop Memories in Conversation

Britpop Memories in Conversation

@Britpopmemories has more Britpop memories than most. A scroll through his Twitter feed reveals a rich library of old photos, magazine articles, anniversary reminders of key events/releases and all sorts of other Britpop loveliness. He joined me for a chat about our favourite Britpop albums...do you agree with our choices?  Let me know in the [...]