A write old life.

Dougie Brimson. Author, screenwriter, serial moaner.

Monthly Archives: May, 2014

From novel to screen – The joy of adaptation.


With Top Dog heading for release on Monday, the PR machine has been running at full speed and one question which has repeatedly cropped up is how I found the process … Continue reading

May 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

The time for football’s lip service is over. Why and how fans must force change.


From the issue of safe standing to the Justice for the 96 campaign, there has been much talk recently of the lack of supporter involvement in football. More specifically, discussions … Continue reading

May 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Top Dog wins best feature at BIFF 2014.


It’s not often I feel smug, but I certainly do this morning because last night, at the British Independent Film Festival in London’s Leicester Square, Top Dog, the movie I … Continue reading

May 11, 2014 · 2 Comments