Category Archives: Film

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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Let It Be A Good Film

Certain Women 2016

I had written a whole different kind of post for my last blog entry of the year. My holidays manifesto of sorts – shop mindfully; choose local artists, designers, makers; pay it forward; donate books to children; say thank you; … Read More

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Watch A Non-Christmas Christmas Movie This December

The Thin Man

  Note: This is a revised edition of the article that originally appeared in December 2016 on the blog. I may have some favourite classic Christmas movies, but, truth be told, I have always preferred more non-traditional films this time … Read More

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Azzedine Alaïa: The Documentary

Azzedine Alaïa documentary

  “I refuse to work in a static rhythm. Why should I sacrifice my creativity to that? That’s not fashion, that’s industrial work. We can hire people to design all day long and then fabricate what they design and sell … Read More

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His Girl Friday – Where Are the Good Comedies?

His Girl Friday

  In a magazine interview I gave earlier this year, I was saying that if there were one film genre to which the phrase “they don’t make them as they used to” applied best, that would be comedies. They are … Read More

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