My mate, Tim Maguire, shot these very tasty commercials in the Seychelles for The Union advertising Agency.
And he poses a very intriguing question.
How on earth do you make 12 commercials on 35mm film for £16,000
You’ll have to get in touch with him direct to find out.
At the back of Edinburgh Waverley opposite the Fruitmarket Gallery, said arts establishment has erected an art installation by Douglas Gordon. It’s a screening, on a bespoke screen, of The Searchers slowed down to run over a five year period because that was the timeframe over which the movie ran.
It runs 24/7 but isn’t very visible in daylight.
You’d get through a few popcorns though wouldn’t you. If you watched the whole thing, like
It’s called 5 Year Drive By (The Searchers) and I think it’s rather a good idea, if all a little silly really.
The Cabbage could get into Europe.
Hearts could win the Diddy League. (Although, if memory serves me correctly Mr Romanov predicted that they should be, about now, in the Semi Finals of the Champion’s League defending last year’s title)
Carlisle United look like getting promoted two years’ running.
Queen of the South, yes, Queen of the South are in tomorrow’s Scottish Cup Final. If they win they’ll be dancing in the streets of Queen of the South (in fact by all accounts they already are.
Cardiff City are in the English FA Cup Final and they’re not even English.
Rangers are in the EUFA Cup Semi Final.
I blame it on global warming.