16 Jul 2007
Children of Men
This film blew us out. ie me. my sons and Sarah Farrow
2027 and the human race is infertile. We are dying. But the street scenes and the politics taste real, just a few years on from 2007, id cards, islam in a cage, asylum seekers, decay.
A real bit of political education.
Equally it looks 100% great.
I think the secret is to watch this kind of stuff to keep strong, imaginative and to see through all the BS.
The music is worth hearing and Jarvis Cocker right at the end says it all about class politics.
They are still ruling the world!
Chertsey is Guatamala, Bexhill = El Salvador.
A strain of dirty English realism.
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