Berlin Film Festival

26 May 19
Discover great gay stories.

Part documentary, part narrative feature film, The Circle is a moving tribute to a life-long relationship that overcame intense obstacles and an insightful look at an important chapter in gay history. Winner of the prestigious Teddy Award at the Berlin Film Festival, The Circle tells the true story of Ernst Ostertag and Röbi Rapp, a schoolteacher […]

26 May 19
F Jahanpour

The issue of women’s right is a matter of universal concern, given that they constitute about half of the entire population of the world. The status of women in most Islamic countries, which adhere to old-fashioned patriarchal principles, is under international scrutiny. Most Muslim governments that wish to cover up for their own male-dominated views […]

26 May 19
Beth's Best Film Blog

COLD WAR Review: Set in the Cold War of 1950’s Poland, a music director falls in love with a singer. They are fatefully mismatched and yet condemned to each other. He tries to persuade her to flee communist Poland for France. Director: Pawel Pawlikowski Actors: Joanna Kulig, Tomasz Kot, Borys Szyc, Agata Kulesza, Cedric Kahn, […]

26 May 19
Taking Life As It Comes

At the end of our two-week tour of Germany, my fiancé dropped me off at my German penfriend’s house and drove back to the UK. It was lovely to see B and her family again – I felt like part of the clan, as I had spent time with them every couple of years since […]

26 May 19
Good records at reasonable prices

Please COMMENT with artist AND ALBUM TITLE and the word SOLD to buy. I will reply comment to confirm and then message or email you later to finalise the sale. M = Media, S = Sleeve. Postage $10 for 1 (including record mailer), whatever Australia Post charges for more to your location from 2043, or […]

26 May 19
Dutch Girl in London

On the final Sunday of the month I always reflect on the last four weeks. May is always an especially festive because it’s both mine and hubby’s birthday month. In between bad colds I got to celebrate my big 40th birthday with my family and closest friends. But of course far more happened in May. Read all about it in today’s ‘Reflections’!

26 May 19
ศาสตร์เกษตรดินปุ๋ย2

ศาสตร์เกษตรดินปุ๋ย : ขอบคุณแหล่งข้อมูล : หนังสือพิมพ์ The Nation http://www.nationmultimedia.com/detail/movie/30369876 Takashi Miike’s latest film “Hatsukoi” (“First Love”) takes the audience into the underworld of Japan with yakuza gangsters, police and Chinese mafia. Love entombed in violence movie & TV May 24, 2019 04:52 By Donsaron Kovitvanitcha Special to The Nation Japanese filmmaker Takashi Miike brings his new […]

26 May 19
Sport Archives

Rarely in Cannes were the public, the critics and the jury as united as this year. With the Golden Palm for Bong Joon-ho's excessive social satire "Parasite", the jury of Mexican director Alejandro González Iñárritu awards the film to Quentin Tarantino's hotly anticipated star vehicle "Once Upon a Time in Hollywood" with long standing ovations […]

25 May 19
Arcynewsy

TOBIAS SCHWARZ via Getty ImagesThe director Ovidie, here in October in Berlin, recounted his experience at Cannes to try to explain the controversy surrounding Abdellatif Kechiche's new film. CANNES FESTIVAL 2019 – At every Cannes festival its scandal. This year, his eyes turned to director Abdellatif Kechiche and his "Mektoub My Love: Intermezzo", a 3h28 […]

25 May 19
Poetry&Words at Glastonbury Festival

Back to perform with us is ‘story-telling poet’ Erin Fornoff, 16:35-17:00 Friday; 17:10-17:35 Saturday . If she’s new to you/ you’d like a reminder, read on:

25 May 19
ScreentoSeen

Every year, thousands of accredited individuals line the streets of the French Rivera for a glamorous two weeks of magical film entertainment. The Cinephile badge is available to “film enthusiasts and educational individualists”. This is the accreditation that I had for the duration of the festival, I however only stayed for a week, but let […]

25 May 19
The Great Disney Movie Ride

Oh give me a home where the buffalo roam and the deeeeeeeer and the antelope plaaaaay…  But we can’t watch the buffalo roam too long.  We might see sights not fit for human eyes.  And that would just be terrible. Disclaimer: This blog is purely recreational and not for profit. Any material, including images and/or […]

25 May 19
Violet Nys 3GV

  Nicolas Provost is a visual artist and filmmaker. His film, video and photography work uses the language of film to manoeuvre and influence the interpretation of images and stories. Tapping into our collective filmic memory, he manipulates time, codes and form, twisting and shaping new narratives that tightly bind visual art and cinematography. Blurring […]