Tim Cawkwell was born in 1948 and lives in Norwich in the United Kingdom. He is the author of several books: -The World Encyclopaedia of Film (co-editor, 1972) -Film Past Film Future (2011) -Temenos 2012, a diary about the Temenos film festival in Greece in 2012 -From Neuralgistan to the Elated kingdom: a personal journey inside Sicily (2013) -Between Wee Free and Wi Fi: Scotland and the UK belong surely? (2013) -The New Filmgoer's Guide to God (2014) In 2008 he launched his own website for writing about the cinema, www.timcawkwell.co.uk, which he has regularly maintained ever since, later adding to it a Wordpress blog, www.cawkwell200.com. In 2013 he set up his own imprint, Sforzinda Books, as an outlet for his publishing. See www.cawkwellbooks.co.uk.