Author Archives: classiq

Editorial: Easy to Photograph

Editorial - Easy to Photograph - Grace Kelly - To Catch a Thief

  The Editorial: thoughts, short stories or essays about the world of cinema   Can anybody deny Grace Kelly’s beauty? It’s also true however that her beauty was the kind of ice-cool beauty that had nothing from the warm aura … Read More

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Shirt Stories: Tilda Swinton and Matthias Schoenaerts in A Bigger Splash

Style in Film - Tilda Swinton in A Bigger Splash

    You always notice the person wearing a great shirt. A classic that holds just as much appeal as a perfect pair of jeans. Shirt Stories is about the men and women who wear it well, in movies or … Read More

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Interview with Photographer Christophe Jacrot

Man and girl - India - Christophe Jacrot

Man and girl, India   Christophe Jacrot has created a cinematic, poetic visual world through his photographs. Always shot in bad weather, his photography rings with immediacy and intensity, and awakens a feeling of romantic fiction in the viewer, making … Read More

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Gloria Grahame in Noir Films

Gloria Grahame in In A Lonely Place

  One of film noir’s most defining actors, Gloria Grahame brought her femme fatale characters a raw, vulnerable sensuality. She was not simply pretty. Her glamour and sexuality hid surprising, unexpected emotional registers. Her bad girls were human. Her characters … Read More

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One Day That Summer: Sassi di Matera

One Day That Summer-Sassi di Matera

Can you think of a better time than summer to go off the beaten road, on mountain trails, or to visit old towns and villages? There is nothing quite like the long, sun-drenched summer days that ignites one’s adventurous spirit … Read More

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