Sheffield Doc/Fest 2018 - The Solitude Of The Athlete

"Speaking at the Cannes Film Festival in 1965, Kon Ishikawa explained that with Tokyo Olympiad, his spectacular portrait of the 1964 Summer Olympics, his aim was “to grasp the solemnity of the moment when man defies his limits, and to express the solitude of the athlete who, in order…

Frames of Representation 2016 - Bonus Content

Cut from a longer piece on the festival, some notes on the films that were not featured in my main Frames of Representation report. "It's not on the way to anywhere. You either got to know where you're going or be lost to find it." Ewan McNicol and…