Category Archives: Books

Life Lessons from Abbas Kiarostami

Life itself was Abbas Kiarostami’s greatest inspiration in his filmmaking, so here are a few life lessons to take away from the book Lessons with Kiarostami. Read More

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Agnès b.: Styliste

Agnès b.: Styliste is not a fashion book, because agnès b. is above fashion. It is an intimate portrait of an artist. It is also a family album. It is in life and people where Agnès finds the greatest inspiration. Read More

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But Beautiful

  “Jazz will never be music for a mass audience,” says Geoff Dyer in the book But Beautiful. That’s music to my ears. The book – A Book About Jazz reads the subtitle – is not a mass product either. … Read More

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Picture

“Beautiful journalism,” John Huston said about Lillian Ross’ book Picture. A probing insight into filmmaking, one of the most authentic and accurate documentations of how Read More

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Journeys to the Other Side of the World

Why David Attenborough’s stories are the best read for your summer vacation.   David Attenborough needs no introduction. His pioneering role in surveying almost every aspect of life on our planet is unwavering. And the fact that, for decades, he … Read More

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