Of Time And The City
Of Time And The City Synopsis
From the original voice of the great British auteur, Terence Davies, comes a visual poem which draws upon the first 28 years of the director's life in Liverpool until he left in 1973. "Cut it as if it were fiction," Davies says, with "images which speak" and a layered sound track of popular and classical music, voices, radio clips and a powerful, poignant voiceover by Mr. Davies.
OF TIME AND THE CITY is a very personal portrait of Liverpool, beyond its Beatles and its football clubs, the home of the writer's birth, where youth and inspiration weave his own story into the recent history of the City with fascinating found footage and counterpointed sound.
Roy Boulter, Solon Popadopolous
Christopher Moll, Lisa Marie Russo
North West Vision and Media and Digital Departures present in association with Liverpool Culture Company and BBC Films a Hurricane Films production of A Terence Davies Film
17 June 2008
Out on DVD
22 December 2008
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