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The Mercy

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Sunday Times Golden Globe Race; the first single-handed, round the world (with no stops) yacht race. The race remains deeply controversial as only one yachtsman managed to finish and another, the failing businessman and amateur sailor Donald

Cinema Eclectica 60 – Walesploitation

We collect our podcast pension this week and just to keep up will all you whippersnappers we change things up. It’s a brave new world of extreme violence, modern art and European cowboys. Off The Shelf features Nicolas Roeg’s “Eureka” and Wim Wenders’ “The American

White of the Eye

Back in the days of VHS, the idea of discovering a film was a common one; countless people visited their local video rental store and dipped their toe in the hope of finding a gem. Now, in the age of the internet, there are few