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A creative documentary exploring the life and work of electronic music pioneer Delia Derbyshire; the woman behind the distinctive Doctor Who theme music created at the BBC Radiophonic Workshop in the early 1960’s.

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https://vitheque.com/en/titles/the-delian-mode

Production Details
  • Director/Editor Kara Blake
  • Producers Marie-Josée Saint-Pierre, Kara Blake
  • Music Delia Derbyshire
  • Cinematography Philippe Blanchard, Kara Blake
  • Camera Assistant Mike Rollo
  • Sound Lynne Trépanier, Simon Gervais
Select Screenings
  • CPH:DOX Denmark, 2009
  • Telluride USA, 2009
  • Hot Docs Canada, 2009
  • DOKU.ARTS Netherlands, 2010
  • Sensoria UK, 2010
  • Milano Film Festival Italy, 2010
  • Melbourne Intl. Film Festival Australia, 2010
  • Encounters Intl. Film Festival UK, 2010
  • Women Make Waves Film Festival Taiwan, 2010
  • Ann Arbor Film Festival USA, 2011
  • FutureEverything Festival UK, 2015
  • Créteil Films de Femmes France, 2016
Select Awards
  • Best Short Documentary Genie Awards, Canada, 2010
  • Best Short Documentary Hot Docs, Canada, 2009
  • Best Short Documentary Rendez-vous du cinéma québécois, Canada, 2010
  • Sound and Vision Award - Special Mention CPH:DOX, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2009
  • A38 Production Grant Kassel Documentary Film and Video Festival, Germany, 2010
  • Best Director REGARD sur le court métrage , Canada, 2010
  • Best Female Representation Femina International, Brasil, 2009
  • Short Documentary Nominee International Documentary Awards , USA, 2009
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