Tag : africa

Film | The Witches – digitally remastered

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‘The Witches’, released for the first time in 1966, is the story of Gwen Mayfield (Joan Fontaine) as she struggles to deal with haunting memories from her past. The film has recently been digitally restored, and the result is a crisp and pleasantly surprising renovation of 1960s footage. It is always … Read More

TV: Attenborough’s Africa

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  David Attenborough has travelled a lot hasn’t he? He’s been to every corner of the world to document nature at its most diverse, eclectic and voluptuous. It seems the only way to cap-off an astonishing six decades of ground-breaking television broadcasting would be a trip to the moon. Attenborough … Read More

Dance | Paco Peña: Quimeras

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5/5 stars Leeds Town Hall November 19   Paco Peña, one of the world’s most renowned flamenco guitarists, brought his dance company to Leeds Town Hall for his latest show: Quimeras. This scorching hot performance, directed by the Southbank Centre’s artistic director Jude Kelly, offers an intoxicating fusion of traditional … Read More