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Sheffield Doc/Fest: The Story of Looking (N/C 18+)

12 June

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  • A Autism friendly
  • C Captioned
  • D Dementia friendly


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. World Premiere

The film will be followed by a recorded Q&A with Mark Cousins.

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  • Director Mark Cousins
  • Country of Production UK
  • Year of Production 2021
  • Running Time 1h30m film + 20m Q&A
  • Certificate N/C 18+
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