Notes on Blindness Poster

Release Date: November 16th, 2016

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 30 min

Plot Summary
In 1983, when writer John Hull goes blind just before the birth of his son, he starts making a diary on audio cassette to make sense of all the changes.

Cast: Marilyn Hull, John M. Hull, Miranda Beinart-Smith, Eileen Davis, Tim Gebbels, Simone Kirby, Mahalia Martin-Jones

Director: Peter Middleton, James Spinney

Genres: Documentary

Distributors: Bond/360

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Ratings & Reviews

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  • Hull’s wisdom, and the agility of his insights as he struggles to make sense of his condition, form the basis of this elegant, evocative and deeply affecting documentary. show more

  • If the subject interests you, don’t let my mildly negative review dissuade you from going to see it. I would like to see it again myself, but this time in the version I can share with several of my relatives whose vision is no longer present. show more

  • Notes on Blindness is more than sufficient to prove that sightlessness, however unwelcome, is a richer experience than we may assume. show more

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Awards

Nominated Documentary
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2016)
Nominated Outstanding British Film
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2016)
Nominated Outstanding Debut by a British Writer, Director or Producer
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2016)