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DIRK’S FILM SCHOOL: SOUND

SEMINAR NOTES Good morning, Mr Edison, glad to see you back. Hope you like the KINETOPHONE. To show you the synchronisation, I will lift my hand to count to ten. […]

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Dirking About … The Great Unread

The long Summer nights are playing havoc with my viewing schedule. There are fences to fix. Beer to drink. My ‘To Watch’ pile is about to topple over and drown […]

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DOM: The Searchers (Ford, US, 1956)

I first came across this film at Christmas 1991 on BBC-2, thanks again to Danny Peary’s Cult Movies.  It was a box office favourite during the 50s, but the critics […]

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