Oct 22, 2016
Onwards with Spooky SFF month, as we discuss a massively
influential slice of hauntological freakiness: Nigel Kneale's
terrifying The Stone Tape. It ticks all the boxes: 70s setting,
shot on video, Radiophonic Workshop soundtrack. A sharply
empathetic performance from Jane Asher helps to elevate this story,
but the whole thing is deeply unnerving and still bloody scary.
This is what happens when you try to solve the science behind hauntings...
Includes the first instance of a new term from Rob: cathode-punk.