Tim Cawkwell's Cinema

Intelligible writing on intelligent film

Essays and ideas

Here is a selection of short essays covering an eclectic section of film topics:













  • No Country for Old Men  (pdf, 7 pages) - a fine film by the Coen Brothers, and an even finer novel by Cormac McCarthy

  • Perfect Storm - in praise of John Ford and against the cinema of hyperbole: this appeared in the Australian online journal, 'Senses of Cinema' in 2006. Click here for a link.

from Interrogation (1982)

Eric Rohmer

Alison in A Canterbury Tale (1944)