Category Archives: Books

Talking Books and the Art of Bookshop Keeping with Vlad Niculescu

Carturesti & Friends

On any given Saturday spent in town, you will find me in a bookshop. It is my family’s favourite weekend activity – my latest partner in this activity is our almost three-year-old son. He is out the door when he … Read More

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Almodóvar on Almodóvar

Almodovar on Almodóvar

Pedro Almodóvar is one of the directors who have played the most with film narrative, aesthetics, genres and conventions. His experimentations with cinema both enthral and intrigue. And that’s why I ask myself: do we really want to relinquish the … Read More

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Winter Light

Winter Light

Happy New Year! May it be better than the previous one! I don’t like to talk new year resolutions, nor big plans for the year ahead. Isn’t everyone doing that on Instagram? Right. I believe, in turn, that the beginning … Read More

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The Best Books on Film, Photography, Fashion and Music I’ve Bought This Year

Best books I bought in 2017

  What came first? My love for film or my love for books? Definitely, the latter. And if you have been reading my blog for a while, you clearly know that I love books, at least just as much as … Read More

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The Gift of Books

The Gift of Books

  Ever since childhood, books have been my absolute favourite present to receive, for Christmas or for any other occasion. And it is incredible to see how my toddler son is starting to feel the same. The advent calendar is … Read More

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