Mark Cousins is an award-winning director from Northern Ireland. He is particularly known for his documentaries on cinema. The Story of Film: An Odyssey dove into film history, and Women Make Film: A New Road Movie Through Cinema explored film history through films made by women. The Story of Looking is Cousins’ newest film, and part of DocPoint’s International Selection. In this highly personal film, Cousins ponders the sense of sight and the act of looking as he prepares for an eye surgery.