It is he who suddenly feels isolated and unwelcome, appearing different to those around him. He subsequently becomes resentful towards the out-of-towners and, to some extent, prejudice towards them without just cause. The aftermath of Brexit is a further theme of Bait, with radio discussion of the impact on fishing being heard in the background during one early scene. Martin’s livelihood has been impacted by such changes, having persevered in vain whilst his brother walked away from the family trade. He has been somewhat forced into a position which was not something he voted for.
Jenkin also used a second Bolex camera from the 1960s, which ran at a higher frame rate, solely for slow motion sequences. The camera had been gifted to Jenkin by retired cinematographer https://www.factory-publishing.com/ Peter Smithson, who had used it to film sequences for David Attenborough documentaries in the late 20th Century. To ensure a consistent … Read More