Category Archives: Books

Le Paris de Claude Sautet: Romy, Michel, Yves et les autres…

And, finally, Le Paris de Claude Sautet: Romy, Michel, Yves et les autres… pays a beautiful homage to Romy Schneider. Romy’s presence on screen was unequalled and she came alive in Claude Sautet’s films. Read More

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The Culture Trip: October Newsletter

Photographic print to the left available in the shop     “I had to contend with boredom. Meaning, when I was bored, I had to be bored and keep walking. As opposed to: sling up the ‘ole smartphone and walk-n-suck … Read More

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The Culture Trip: September Newsletter

The Classiq Journal monthly newsletter goes out every first Sunday of the month, bringing you a personal round-up of books, films, music, podcasts, talks and adventure stories. Read More

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The Big Goodbye: Chinatown and the Last Years of Hollywood

Sam Wasson doesn’t force depth and emotion into his writing, and that’s why I love his writing. It flows naturally and vividly, it keeps you engaged, it is unpredictable yet beautifully constructed, it is accelerating and seamlessly connecting phrases even when he leaps from one idea to another, from one time to another, as it takes you back to the making of a masterpiece, Chinatown. Read More

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The Culture Trip: August Newsletter

The Classiq Journal monthly newsletter goes out every first Sunday of the month, bringing you a personal round-up of books, films, music, talks and cultural news. Read More

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