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By Our Selves

Synopsis
BY OUR SELVES documents a four-day walk made by the English poet John Clare from an asylum in the Epping Forest up into Northamptonshire. Toby Jones, Iain Sinclair and a Straw Bear follow in his footsteps exactly 150 years after his death. En route they bump into Highland musician and poet MacGillivray, and graphic novelist Alan Moore.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2016
Subjects
English language and literature
Keywords
Clare, John; mental illness; poetry; walking

Credits

Director
Andrew Kötting
Cast
Alan Moore 
Iain Sinclair 
MacGillivray 
Toby Jones 

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 2 PAL, Blu-Ray DVD
Price
£22.99
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
83 minutes
Year
2017

Distributor

 

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Name

Soda Pictures

Email
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020 7377 1407
Address
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