Today's short is the trailer for the award-winning Notes on Blindness (Archer's Mark/Fee Fie Foe Films/104 Films), directed by Peter Middleton and James Spinney. Released in the United Kingdom in July and in the United States on November 16, the film relates the true story of theologian John Hull (1935-2015) and his documentation, via audio diary, of his experience in "a world beyond sight". The film, a dramatization using Hull's recordings, premiered at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival.
Notes on Blindness (Official US Trailer) from BOND/360 on Vimeo.
The film is available on DVD and on demand.
Notes on Blindness at ArteCreative
Directors' Story Behind Notes on Blindness (The New York Times)
Virtual Reality Project Notes on Blindness : Into Darkness
Touching the Rock: An Experience of Blindness (SPCK Publishing, May 2016) is a new edition of John Hull's diaries, first published in 1990.
John Hull Obituary in The Guardian (August 16, 2015)
Notes on Blindness on FaceBook