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This Summer We’re Channelling: Anne-Louise Lambert in Picnic at Hanging Rock

Picnic at Hanging Rock, 1975. British Empire Films Australia   The story begins on the music of Gheorghe Zamfir. I could recognise his pan flute anywhere. And I couldn’t imagine Picnic at Hanging Rock without his music. And it truly … Read More

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RÉUNI, Redefining Fashion: Interview with Adrien Garcia

Reflecting a passion for fashion yet a refusal to follow the rules others have set out, going back to basics and redefining the notion of making fashion, RÉUNI is breaking new grounds and renewing our need for things to feel real and authentic, for our clothes to feel our own, for ourselves to trust our instincts and find the right balance, to feel free and inspired. Read More

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August Newsletter: On River… and Radio Silence

  Photos: Classiq Journal     I still haven’t watched all River Phoenix’s movies. I like the feeling that there are still movies of his I am yet to discover, that I have to wait to watch another film of … Read More

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This Summer We’re Channelling: Lauren Bacall in Key Largo

She was “one of the boys”. Indeed, she was the honorary female member of the Rat Pack. She was the real deal, one of a kind. Just as Bogart. In Key Largo, dressed in a full, pleated wool skirt with generous side pockets and white dress shirt, pieced together with a wide buckle belt, Lauren Bacall channels the same restrained elegance and distinction that Bogart’s look does. Read More

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This Summer We’re Channelling: Indiana Jones and The Raiders of The Lost Ark at 40

When we first meet Indiana Jones, we only see him from behind, his silhouette shaped by his leather jacket and fedora hat. Yet, he already looks like “himself”, real. It’s like he’s always existed somewhere, not just on the written page of the script, and now he has made the acquaintance of an audience that has been long waiting for him and for this world he’s part of. Read More

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