Strange daze heading our way
Keep your calendar free for the Stranger Than Fiction documentary festival, which kicks off at the Irish Film Institute on August 16th. Among the films being screened are Anton Corbijn Inside Out, a piece on the great rock photographer; Very Extremely Dangerous, Paul Duane’s study of a musician turned bank robber; and Andrew Gallimore’s The Gentleman Prizefighter, an examination of boxer Jim Corbett. Further details will follow in these pages. ifi.ie/stf/ EXTERMINATED the story.
“There isn’t a film. I can assure you definitively that was all nonsense,” he said. “The BBC own Doctor Who and, for the moment, I run it for them. I can say that with authority because, as far as the BBC is concerned, I’m the voice of Doctor Who. So if I say it, it’s true.”
So what was Yates up to? “I don’t think [he] was ever signed to it,” Moffat said. “I never signed him, so he’s not. But I think he’s [expressed] an interest in doing it and he’s a very fine director and I think he’d certainly be someone that would be on the list for directing such a project.” author’s appendices to The Lord of the Rings.
“Do we take this chance to tell more of the tale?” Jackson pondered. “And the answer from our perspective as the film-makers, and as fans, was an unreserved ‘yes’.” This could go on forever.