Director Lindsay Anderson (If…, O Lucky Man!) subverts the mockumentary genre and presents to the audience a detailed and humored account of what it truly means to be Lindsay Anderson in his daily routine.
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Despite wielding a meat cleaver as usual - cross cutting between supermarket shopping and African famine the most egregious moment - and doing his best to play-up crabby cantankerousness, Anderson remains the likeable teddy bear of left-wing agit-prop, revealing a frustrated humanity beneath the exterior in this contrived riff on the documentary form.