Title

National Trust | Love the Coast

Client

NATIONAL TRUST

director

Jonathan Harris

Translating a poem to the screen is no easy feat, but Jonathan Harris manages it with aplomb in this film for the National Trust. Utilising lines from Dr John Cooper Clarke’s ‘Nation’s Ode to the Coast’, which was partly constructed with people’s own suggestions online, the film finds formal and considered beauty amongst the elements. A particular favourite moment of the director’s is the man with the horse, captured on the fly with a local who had strolled by the filming…