Love in the Post: From Plato to Derrida is a feature film based on Jacques Derrida’s The Post Card written and directed by Joanna Callaghan and co-written by Professor Martin McQuillan. Featuring drama and documentary, the film weaves together Derrida’s ideas, and interviews with leading scholars, alongside an unseen interview with Derrida himself. Interviews include Geoff Bennington, J.Hillis Miller, Ellen Burt, Catherine Malabou and Sam Weber.
The film was funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council, University of Sussex, University of Bedfordshire, Kingston University and Heraclitus Pictures.
Our screening is accompanied by a post-screening Q&A with director, writer and producer Joanna Callaghan, writer and executive producer Prof. Martin McQuillan. It will be chaired by Prof Felicity Colman, Manchester Metropolitan University.
The screening is presented in association with Manchester Metropolitan University.