a sketchbook for The Library VanFilmmaker Gideon Koppel's precursor to SLEEP FURIOUSLY, A SKETCHBOOK FOR THE LIBRARY VAN is, indeed, a preparatory rough-draft of the extraordinary feature-length documentary (which, at the time, was tentatively entitled THE LIBRARY VAN) addressing identical themes and featuring several of the same...Start your free trial to watch
sleep furiouslySLEEP FURIOUSLY is set in Trefeurig, a small farming community in Wales and the place where filmmaker Gideon Koppel's parents (both refugees) found a home. This is a landscape and population that is changing rapidly as small-scale agriculture is disappearing. The title takes its name from Noam Chomsky's "impossible" sentence...Start your free trial to watch
Having read just this week about the anticipated slow drain of rural life in the U.S., "Sleep Furiously" carries added resonance. Vast green fields are balm to the eyes of...
... this had been released before I went to Wales last week! I was only an hour away from Trefeurig and saw first hand a bit of what is shown...
IM GLAD I CAME . Wonderful work . Thank you ! Please listen with headphones.