Experimental documentary about a Hull pigeon racer.
Mike Stubbs/Roland Denning/Kypros Kyprianou
Music by Mark Sedgwick
Filmed at a steam fair in Yorkshire in 1998.
A curious little lament for an imaginary England, part ironic, part affectionate.
DV. 4 mins 35 secs
Made in 1997 for the Arts Council /BBC2 series "Sound on Film. Ulf Langheinrich was commissioned to write a score inspired by the massive machines that dug the opencast coalfields of Wolfen Bitterfeld in the former German Democratic Republic where Ulf grew up.
Producer/Lighting Cameraman : Roland Denning
Editor : Kypros Kyprianou
Director : Mike Stubbs
14 minutes. Super 16mm.