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The Story of Looking (N/C 18)

As director Mark Cousins prepares for surgery to restore his vision, this documentary reveals his personal meditation on how looking makes us who we are.

Facing the threat of losing his sight, award-winning film-maker Mark Cousins embarks on an intimate odyssey from his bed to explore the central role of looking in his own life, and in the past, present and future of human experience.

  • DIRECTOR: Mark Cousins

This screening is presented in partnership with Sheffield DocFest as part of Live From Sheffield, allowing audiences from across the UK to enjoy select titles from the DocFest programme in local cinemas.

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