The Seasons In Quincy: Four Portraits Of John Berger
- 1h 33min
- Directed by: Bartek Dziadosz, Colin MacCabe, Christopher Roth, Tilda Swinton
- Cast: John Berger, Tilda Swinton,
Wonderful documentary comprising four essay-films about the writer John Berger, in which Swinton and fellow film-makers hang out with him and discuss what it calls his ‘radical, democratic humanism’. Each film is stand-alone but they form a lovely mosaic, being not just about Berger but also about how others respond to him.
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The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger19 Jun 2017
Wonderful documentary about the titular storyteller which counts Tilda Swinton amongst its filmmakers
John Berger was impossible to pin down. He wrote stories, essays, poems, films and seminal art criticism, he pondered every subject under the sun. What perhaps unified the work was what his friend Tilda Swinton describes in this documentary as a…
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