John Clark

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John Clark is a British writer and film-maker based in Berlin, Germany.

His work has ranged from tv production and independent film, to creating broadcast services and writing for a wide range of media and genres.

"I am especially interested in expressing ideas at their appropriate scale. Something that may be explored perfectly as a short poem might well be a disaster as the basis for an epic novel. Conversely, big themes really do need a large canvas and trying to cram too many ideas into a short story, or a report can be disastrous. My novels reflect that kind of approach. They have a degree of detail and description, which would never be appropriate in a script for a movie or tv drama."

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Average rating: 4.0 · 3 ratings · 2 reviews · 4 distinct worksSimilar authors
Urban Weather

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2016 — 2 editions
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Ciao Charlie!

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The Moses Hoffman Trilogy

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Scotland – Falklands of the North Atlantic.

The Scottish people might ask themselves why so many EU people seem to welcome the idea of admitting an independent Scotland to the EU post-Brexit. Do Europeans have a weakness for kilts and whisky, or the Scots’ famed generosity and … Continue reading →
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