The Story Of Looking (18)
Sheffield Doc Fest
Sat 12 Jun 2021
£8* Standard | £5* Student / Under 25s
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Dir. Mark Cousins
2020 | 90 mins | UK
The Story of Looking sees Mark Cousins prepare for surgery to restore his vision, revealing how looking makes us who we are. In a personal meditation on the power of looking in his own life, he guides us through a kaleidoscope of extraordinary imagery across cultures and eras, showing how looking lies at the heart of human experience, empathy, discovery and thought.
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Directed by a woman, written by a woman and starring a significant woman.
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