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The Old Fools

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Synopsis

A clear-eyed look at the inevitability of our own decay and death. With some humour and visual seduction, the film uses images that are visceral, abrasive and sometimes quite beautiful, hinting at the consequences of our society's denial of death.

Details

Year
2003
Type of film
Shorts
Running Time
5 mins 37 secs
Format
Beta SP
Director
Ruth Lingford
Producer
Jane Colling
Editor
Jo Ann Kaplan
Screenwriter
from a poem by Philip Larkin
Sound
Philippe Ciompi
Principal Cast
(Voice) Bob Geldof

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Production Company

Ruth Lingford
c/o Sherbet
112-114 Great Portland Street
London W1N 5PE
UK

T+44 (0)20 7636 6435
F +44 (0)20 7436 3221

jane@sherbet.co.uk
http://www.sherbet.co.uk

Sales
Company

LUX
3rd Floor, 18 Shacklewell Lane
London E8 2EZ
UK

T+44 (0)20 7503 3980
F+44 (0)20 7503 1606

ben@lux.org.uk
http://www.lux.org.uk