Author Archives: classiq

This Summer We’re Channelling: Grace Kelly in “Rear Window”

  One evening this summer, when a cool breeze was starting to push the heat from the earlier scorcher into more bearable a memory, we watched Rear Window in the garden. I have watched it on repeated times throughout the … Read More

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July Newsletter: So Cal, ‘Round Midnight, and Timeless Pagnol

    Photos: Classiq Journal     “It’s like life really; you start out with a rough overall design for it, but the dream is always changing, evolving and you have to be open and adaptive to the unexpected. I … Read More

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Read Instead…in Print

  “Silence is very powerful. Just not saying anything is already a powerful statement.”   Read instead…in print #33   Harry Dean Stanton: Hollywood’s Zen Rebel is a soulful approach to the life and career of one of Hollywood’s most … Read More

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A Summer Manifesto

Photo: Classiq Journal   A good surfer… Shares wax Doesn’t geotag lesser-known waves Knows there’s more to life than beers, barrels and BBQs May also enjoy beers, barrels and BBQs Is a respectful traveler Has a towel Remembers when they … Read More

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June Newsletter: Riddle of Fire, Il Cinema Ritrovato and Fisherman’s Blues

    Photos: Classiq Journal     ”I wanted to make it the ultimate kids movie where these kid characters have everything that you would want as a kid––like dirt bikes, paintball guns, the freedom, beautiful woods to adventure and … Read More

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