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I Think He’s Attempting Re-Entry, Sir

Published by Olly Blackburn

Roger Moore, the reason why I became a filmmaker, has died. An era that began with me first watching him parachute a Union Jack over Baffin island to the Monty Norman Orchestra dig-digalee-doo and blow my tiny half-formed mind forever… … Continued

If anyone finds a crazier obituary this year, please send it in

Published by Olly Blackburn

Totally completely David Lynch deep dark batshit insane. All the way to the final sentence: https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/obituaries/tony-alamo-apocalyptic-minister-convicted-of-abusing-underage-girls-dies-at-82/2017/05/04/21b382e8-30dd-11e7-9534-00e4656c22aa_story.html

This is all it’s about

Published by Olly Blackburn

This is all it’s about. This all it’s ever been about. This is all it will ever be about. This is how you understand Trump’s presidency with crystal clarity, it’s the Rosetta stone that decodes everything he does, has done … Continued

Creativity & soul

Published by Olly Blackburn

From an interesting Rolling Stone interview with Trump impersonator and President Show creator, Anthony Antamanuik. Putting aside politics and the specifics of caricature, it’s an interesting, and honest, description of something timeless about performance & creation: We must find that … Continued