Mark’s documentary for the ARTE France series of films in which European writers reflect on the construction of their sense of national identity received its premiere at the Assises Internationales du Roman in Lyon (a major international literary gathering) on June 1st 2013, and was shown on BBC4 on 23 March 2014. The film received an outstanding amount of pre-publicity. The film, one in a series of documentaries in which writers reflected on their sense of national identity was a co-production of the Les Films d’ici and ARTE France with the British Film Institute Archive. Read Mark’s preview piece on The Arts Desk.

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