The making of Aslan

(from my memoir 'to Paris for lunch') At the beginning of 1988, 'Aslan, the lion' for the BBC series 'The Chronicles of Narnia', was slowly progressing and it was fascinating to be part of the process. We were a team of four women, making an oversize lion’s frame, so that two dancers were able to … Continue reading The making of Aslan

I can sew!

(From my memoir ' To Paris for lunch') My German boyfriend's realisation that instead of becoming a doctor, his parent's dream and life ambition, he wanted to become a professional jazz saxophonist, changed everything in my life.  He decided that to fulfil his dream; he had to be in London, where things were really happening. … Continue reading I can sew!