Posts tagged faith
A Chat With Chris Beckett

With the recent publication of Daughter of Eden, 2013 Arthur C. Clarke Award winner Chris Beckett completed his trilogy of novels set on the sunless planet Eden and the The Family that inhabits it.  The trilogy is wonderful and to celebrate the novels, Chris very kindly put up with me and answered my Eden related questions.  I hope you enjoy our chat.

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My Evening With Alejandro Jodorowsy

Back on New Year’s I wrote about the effect that Frank Pavich’s incredible documentary Jodorowsky’s Dune had on me.  The film tells the story of Alejandro Jodorowsky’s mission to adapt Frank Herbert’s Dune in 1975.  Needless to say, it didn’t make it to the screen and passed into legend as one of the great unmade movies alongside Kubrick’s Napoleon.  The documentary is a masterwork and quiet simply the most uplifting film I’ve seen in many a year.  

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