OF TIME AND THE CITY by Terence Davies
OF TIME AND THE CITY, a feature-length documentary by Terence Davies, is both a love song and a eulogy to Liverpool. It is also a response to memory, reflection and the experience of losing a sense of place as the skyline changes and time takes it toll.
In the film Terence Davies returns to his native Liverpool and to his filmmaking roots to capture a sense of the City today and its influences on him growing up in the late 40’s and early 50’s.
Liverpool’s phoenix-like rise is portrayed like it’s never been seen before; how a city can change itself and the people under its influence…
Mark Kermode speaks with Terence Davies, below.