thu 20/06/2019

mark kidel

Bio
Mark is a documentary filmmaker and writer specialising in the arts and music. Recent films include "Elvis Costello: Mystery Dance ", "Road Movie: A Portrait of John Adams", "Painting the Moment", a film about the French painter Fabienne Verdier and "Martin Amis's England". He is current developing a feature-length documentary on Sly and the Family Stone and a film about Cary Grant

Articles By Mark Kidel

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Toy Story 4 review - fabulous return to the big screen

Making it to the fourth film in a series and maintaining quality is a feat pulled off by very few franchises, (see last week’s dreary Men in...

Mum, Series 3 finale, BBC Two review - superb comedy bows ou...

Always leave them wanting more, a wise man once said, and there can’t be a single fan of...

Boris Godunov, Royal Opera review - cool and surgical, with...

Suppose you're seeing Musorgsky's selective historical opera for the first time in Richard Jones's production, without any prior knowledge of the...

Bitter Wheat, Garrick Theatre review - Malkovich monologue i...

John Malkovich is back in town - and he's starring in the most controversial play of the year. Trouble is, it might well also be the worst. When...

CD: Bedouine - Bird Songs of a Killjoy

With her timeless vocals and jazz-inflected...

Download Festival: downpours can't dampen spirits at me...

Download is Britain’s premier metal festival, attended by all ages. Theartsdesk’s three person team offer up their reviews of one day each, as...

Years and Years, Series Finale, BBC One review - soggy endin...

As Russell T Davies’s doomsday odyssey reached its endgame...

Soweto Kinch, Jazz Cafe review - instant karma in Camden

Camden’s Jazz Cafe reverberated to the sounds of a 50-year-old spiritual...

Cutting Edge: Modernist British Printmaking, Dulwich Picture...

Under a turbulent sky racked with jagged clouds suggesting bolts of lightning, pale figures hurl themselves into a spitting expanse of water....