About the film
poetry aids blue death autobiographical
Release Date: August 19, 1993
|Production Companies||:||Channel Four Films, Arts Council of Great Britain, BBC Radio 3, Uplink, Basilisk Communications|
|Producers||:||Takashi Asai, David Lewis, James Mackay|
Against a plain, unchanging blue screen, a densely interwoven soundtrack of voices, sound effects and music attempt to convey a portrait of Derek Jarman's experiences with AIDS, both literally and allegorically, together with an exploration of the meanings associated with the colour blue.