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Films By Miranda Pennell

"Habit a dress of particular rank, degree, profession, function, order, a pattern of behaviour, practice, custom, action." ... A habit to get into and out of, this film embroiders the habit, stitches it, folds it, irons it, writes it, speaks it. Using paper dolls, found footage and the confinement ... Read more
Ordinary people dance in private moments of personal abandon in living rooms across London. A cinematographic ode to the beauty, grace and humour of the human body in motion, and the joy of music and dance. ... Read more
A highly original film about five characters working in an alienating office seen in a cycle of 24 hours. As the camera travels from managers to a night-shift cleaner, the characters' inner voices are interwoven and set up against a meticulously designed hyper-real environment. This interaction of ... Read more
The highly regimented formality of military drill is set within the trees, grasses and birdlife of gentle Salisbury Plain. The stark, ironic contrast transmits a senseless beauty and spectacle to gestures that can only evoke England's passion for soldierly war. ... Read more
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