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by Kenji
Varying degrees of factual accuracy. Not on Mubi: Nikola Tesla, Master of Lightning. People I admire: Jane Addams, Muhammad Ali, Dave Allen, B R Ambedkar, David Attenborough, Ludwig van Beethoven (above), Aneurin Bevan, Juliette Binoche, Anouar Brahem, Siddhartha Buddha, Vashti Bunyan, Betsi Cadwaladr, Cheng Yen, Marie Sklodowska Curie, Dafydd ap Gwilym, Denis Diderot, Frederick Douglass, Andrée Dumon, Gareth Edwards, Albert Einstein, Roger Federer, Gwyneth Glyn, Tanni Grey-Thompson, Hiroshige Ando, Hypatia, Tove Jansson, Elton John, Kagawa Kyoko, John Keats, Seckou Keita, Helen Keller, Majid Khan, Martin Luther King, Janusz Korczak, Li… Read more

Varying degrees of factual accuracy.

Not on Mubi:

Nikola Tesla, Master of Lightning.

People I admire:

Jane Addams,
Muhammad Ali,
Dave Allen,
B R Ambedkar,
David Attenborough,
Ludwig van Beethoven (above),
Aneurin Bevan,
Juliette Binoche,
Anouar Brahem,
Siddhartha Buddha,
Vashti Bunyan,
Betsi Cadwaladr,
Cheng Yen,
Marie Sklodowska Curie,
Dafydd ap Gwilym,
Denis Diderot,
Frederick Douglass,
Andrée Dumon,
Gareth Edwards,
Albert Einstein,
Roger Federer,
Gwyneth Glyn,
Tanni Grey-Thompson,
Hiroshige Ando,
Hypatia,
Tove Jansson,
Elton John,
Kagawa Kyoko,
John Keats,
Seckou Keita,
Helen Keller,
Majid Khan,
Martin Luther King,
Janusz Korczak,
Li Bai/Li Po,
Caroline Lucas,
Wangari Maathai,
Graça Machel,
Nelson Mandela,
Chico Mendes,
Miyazawa Kenji,
Rosa Mota,
Murakami Haruki,
Robert Owen,
Michael Palin,
Sylvia Pankhurst,
John Pilger,
Satyajit Ray,
Jean Renoir,
Viv Richards,
Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche,
Paul Robeson,
Amalia Rodrigues,
Sophie Scholl,
William Shakespeare,
Shida Miyoko,
Leonor Silveira,
Bruce Springsteen,
Jill Stein,
Thich Nhat Hanh,
Titian,
Harriet Tubman,
Alan Turing,
J.M.W Turner,
Jan Vermeer,
Alfred Russel Wallace,
Gerrard Winstanley

I love the films of Mizoguchi and the music of Charles Mingus more than I admire their abrasive personalities, while i’m not too keen on the politics of Sibelius and Fred Astaire.

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