Against a plain, unchanging blue screen, a densely interwoven soundtrack of voices, sound effects and music attempt to convey a portrait of Derek Jarman's experiences with AIDS, both literally and allegorically, together with an exploration of the meanings associated with the colour blue. Written by
Michael Brooke <email@example.com>
Did You Know?
The lines "Our name will be forgotten in time, no-one will remember our work [etcetera]", and "our lives will run like sparks through the stubble" are adapted from the book in the Biblical Apocrypha "The Wisdom of Solomon", Chapters two and three respectively. See more
We've always been mistreated and the moment anyone gives us the slightest bit of attention we over-react with our thanks.
Referenced in Branca de Neve
Gnossienne No. 1
Composed by Erik Satie
Performed by Jan Latham-Koenig See more