Film: Stranger than Fiction (2006)

Recommended viewing – intriguing comedy.  Harold Crick begins to hear a voice narrating his life.  Is he in control of his life?  Or is someone else deciding his fate? In “Stranger than fiction” we follow Harold through his search to find the truth.  The script and situation is witty, with its key actors grabbing theContinue reading “Film: Stranger than Fiction (2006)”

Health & Safety Film: Shoes

Comedy: Having designated Friday evenings as “Health & Safety Film Evenings”, we at ,& relax by having a staff showing of a Health & Safety Film by a figment of our imagination: the unintentionally comic Professor Mal Archaic.   Professor Mal Archaic:  Yes, revellers, once again we come to the end of a working weekContinue reading “Health & Safety Film: Shoes”

Health & Safety Film: Football results

Friday Night is Health & Safety Film Night once more at ,&.  We roundoff each work week with a joyful piece of imaginative comedy.  Professor Mal Archaic is a fictional character we have invented and let loose with a comedy video clip which he interprets in an over-serious way.  Hark!  A knock at the doorContinue reading “Health & Safety Film: Football results”

Friday Night is Health & Safety Film Night: Teatotallism

This being a Friday, once again, we welcome our resident Health & Safety Film Expert to the podium. Professor Mal Archaic: Thank you very much.  Yes, tonight we broach a subject not for the faint-hearted: the perils of tea drinking.  If you are startled by the sound of sudden laughter in social settings, brace yourself.Continue reading “Friday Night is Health & Safety Film Night: Teatotallism”

Health & Safety – clothes

COMEDY: Friday night is Health and Safety Film Night here at ,& where we turn over the page/station/magazine/blog to a certain Prof Mal Archaic for an evening.  The fact that he is a figment of our collective imagination does not deter him from turning in a faultless performance as an overly-conscientious academic. Professor Mal Archaic:Continue reading “Health & Safety – clothes”

Health & Safety: Working conditions

Frightday Night is Health & Safety Film Night here at Comma And (also the spell checker’s nmight orf).  It’s the time when the staff kick back, put their feet up on the chair in front, and let Professor Mal Archaic drone on  introduce a new film on Health & Safety.  Well known for having mislaidContinue reading “Health & Safety: Working conditions”

Friday Night is Health & Safety Film Night: Gorillas with guns

On Friday evenings at ,&, we let down our hair, loosen our stays and generally relax with a bowl of popcorn, and a Health & Safety Film introduced by our very serious Film Selector, Professor Mal Archaic.  Here he is with the latest warning. Professor Mal Archaic: Greetings, fellow survivors of the twenty-first century.  NotContinue reading “Friday Night is Health & Safety Film Night: Gorillas with guns”

Health & Safety Film Night

Professor Mal Archaic: (ahem) Yes, it is I.  Professor Mal Archaic.  As it is once again “Friday night is Health & Safety Film Night” here at ,&. I hope that you are sitting comfortably in your seats and are well strapped in, as we proceed in a rapidly declining spiral to view these air travelContinue reading “Health & Safety Film Night”

Friday night is Health & Safety Film Night: Diction

Professor Mal Archaic: Bon soir, mesdames et monseiurs, tonight at ,& (i.e. ce soir) I present to you a safety film on the importance of Diction.  For reasons which shall become clear, enunciation is of key importance. Tonight’s film was made by that great French documentary filmmaker, Jacques Tati.  It concerns the importance of clearContinue reading “Friday night is Health & Safety Film Night: Diction”