Jeremy Millar


A Constellation for John Dee (Page: 1/5)
2016

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This short film is an attempt to respond to the extraordinary life and work of the Elizabethan polymath John Dee.

From the Royal College of Physicians' Press Release:

Artist and Royal College of Art tutor Jeremy Millar has reunited actress Jenny Runacre, star of Derek Jarman’s 1978 seminal punk movie ‘Jubilee’ with the figure of Renaissance courtier and conjuror John Dee in a new film commissioned by the Royal College of Physicians, almost 40 years after she originally played Elizabeth I to Richard O’Brien’s ‘Dr Dee’.

The artist’s film ‘A Constellation for John Dee’ forms part of the exhibition ‘Scholar, courtier, magician: the lost library of John Dee’ which