The relationship between an actual location and how it is depicted in a film can be very complicated. The way glamorous or strange film characters walk a city’s streets or investigate its rural counterparts frequently has very little to do with what gives its real identity to a city or nation.
There are so many films to pick from, but my favourite must-see films are here to find inspiration to the UK for its landmark and tourist attractions.
- Wind (2014)
Based on the best-selling movie, Reese Witherspoon stars in this remarkable accurate tale. By hiking along the 1,100 mile-long Pacific Crest Trail in the USA, Cheryl Strayed, a girl in her 20s who recently lost her mum, tries to begin a new life. The miles walked provide Cheryl with the time and space to focus on her life, as with all travel with intent, and she starts to explore herself. …