Tag: Buster Keaton

  • A Knight’s Tale (30: The Heyday Of Local Cinema)

    On August 5th 2012, in my house in Sigoules, my friend Don and I spoke of cinema.  I had been a regular cinema-goer during my teens in the pre-television era.  What we found we both had in common was weekly visits as small children to Saturday Morning Pictures, not far away from each other in South London.  […]

  • Jackie’s Post

    Possibly because I don’t have the required patience to sit motionless for hours awaiting their arrival, I cannot get near the woodpeckers that feed from Jackie’s dish.  She, however, has been studying them for a couple of weeks from her kitchen hide, ‘through a glass [clearly]’.  This morning, determined, she sat with the camera and […]

  • Early Entertainment

    Don and I spoke of cinema this morning, appropriately following ‘A Retirement Project’ of 3rd. August.  I had been a regular cinemagoer during my teens in the pre-television era.  What we found we both had in common was weekly visits as small children to Saturday Morning Pictures, not far away from each other in South London.  […]