Sarah Kendall is first and foremost a hugely talented storyteller. She weaves the threads of her stories into a beautiful patchwork of carefully selected constituent parts like a wise seamstress, knowledgeable in her craft. And her skilful work is gently presented to us with warmth and generosity.
One Seventeen is essentially a collection of anecdotes from
‘How can you know whether a life event is a good or a bad thing until you’ve lived it out?’,
Watching this show was a really pleasurable experience. I laughed, I cried, and I came away thinking about the unpredictable and never-finished cycle of living. What more can you ask?