From the paper: an interview with Shane Meadows
This Is England director Shane Meadows talks DIY film-making, music and his forthcoming film on British cyclist Tommy Simpson
Tomorrow night, Shane Meadows’ film on his musician pal Gavin Clark from Clayhill, UNKLE and Sunhouse, The Living Room, will be screened at Dublin’s Button Factory. It’s one of a couple of music-related films in Meadows’ back-catalogue – one of the other ones is Made Of Stone, his film on the reformed Stone Roses – and you could say that music and pop culture run like a colourful thread through much of his work. Ahead of the screening – which will also feature Clark performing with members of The Leisure Society – here’s an interview with Meadows about this, that and the other.