In between sessions at the EIFF I had a chance to have a chat with Nathan Silver, the director of one of my favourite films in competition this year. We talked about Rohmer, kindness, his mother (also his actress) Henry James, Don Quixote and much more.
Shakin’ the Blues Away I remember I was looping Vada’s heart-breaking attempt to make the grown-ups that surround her (and they surround her) understand how you should react to death. I’m sure my eyes then drifted, while the cover version to The Eagles’ Desperado, solo sang by one the Langley Schools Music Project’s kids, came…
Daily reports from the Edinburgh International Film Festival 2014.