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20,000 Days on Earth On release from 19th Sept

Neither fly-on-the-wall documentary nor hagiography, this cinematic essay on the musician, writer and generally formidable presence Nick Cave is a beautifully crafted artefact in itself. For their first feature film, artists Iain Forsyth and Jane Pollard worked with Cave on a conceit: 24 hours of his life, at a point in his fifties when the days—like his reputation—have stacked up. The narrative roams, as if inside Cave’s mind, from his Brighton home to…

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