#Rebecca on #Netflix. Daphne Du Maurier’s Haunted Gothic Mystery was Due for Another Outing. Just Not This One.
This story has taken on its own mythology, a gothic tale is set in a beautiful old house country house – Manderley – overlooking the sea, amidst the mysterious Cornish landscape. The book by Daphne Du Maurier was originally made into a film in 1940 directed by Alfred Hitchcock, with Laurence Olivier and Joan […]
In 2012 there was a French language film called In Your Hands (Director: Lola Douillon) which starred Kristin Scott Thomas. This is relevant because there is a 2020 french language film out called In Her Hands (originally Au bouts des doigts Director: Ludovic Bernard) which stars none other than Kristin Scott Thomas. Wait. There is […]
This is not because I grew up in a particularly violent place – not at all. I never felt safe on the streets because I was an object. An object about which or to which people could say or do more or less as they chose, and with impunity. I did not understand this at […]