Tony Grist (poliphilo) wrote,
Tony Grist
poliphilo

Well, I Never...

My sister recently got back in touch with a childhood friend who fondly remembers being cast in one of the silent movies I wrote and directed in my late teens. It was a jolly little drama about black magic and demonic possession- and we shot it with a wind-up 8mm movie camera in and around Hadlow Castle- which is as gothick a location as could be wished for. The film is a lost masterpiece and my ambitions to be the next Jean-Luc Godard soon faded but this woman credits her involvement in the project with firing her life-long interest in the performing arts.

Which goes to show you never fully understand what you're doing or how you may be affecting and influencing other people...
Subscribe

  • Time For An Upgrade

    Planes fly over the farm occasionally now- and not continuously as they did before covid. Will we ever go back to how things were? I hope not.…

  • Early Daffodils

  • Another Sign Of Spring

    Chris has moved the pony and donkey out of our field and into Julia's. This will allow the grass to recover- and means I can potter around out…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 5 comments