A really good cloak

In March 2006, an unlikely film about different aspects of racism in America beat the bookies' favourite (Brokeback Mountain) to take the coveted 'Best Film' prize. With the tagline 'It's not like things are black and white', Crash, was generally well received critically and publicly.  You can read more about the plot and information about the…

Stories and story tellers

"Mrs Dalloway said she would buy the flowers herself." So opens Virginia Woolf's most famous novel, and arguably her greatest work. It was this book, via the film The Hours (2002) which brought me to the music of Philip Glass. And oh, my goodness, what a combination. Mrs Dalloway suffered, in my eyes, for years,…