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Will Atom Egoyan's "The Captive" be a career rebirth for both him and Ryan Reynolds?

Atom Egoyan, the Armenian-Canadian filmmaker, made some of the best under-the-radar films of the 1990s: Exotica and The Sweet Hereafter come to mind. He’s dropped off a bit in recent years with  291 more words

Fundamental Explainers

Cannes Official Selection 2014

Cannes have just announced their full list of films for this year’s festival, to be held May 14th – May 25th. Interestingly it is Grace of Monaco… 206 more words


Cannes D-26 : Self Portrait in the Shadows

Fighting with tall guys with huge cameras to get the right photograph at the Cannes press conference.

The older I get, the smaller my camera becomes.

© Pamela Pianezza

Festival De Cannes

Cannes 2014 Lineup

This morning, the lineup for the 2014 Cannes festival was announced, and there’s certainly some goodies on the list. I’m not sure what’ll walk away with the top prize–I’m not as devoted a student of the Cannes awards as I am of the Oscars–but I’ll make a few guesses as we go along. 1,195 more words

2014 In Film

Amour (2012).

A beautiful movie from 2012 which was acclaimed at the Cannes Film festival. Its all about a husband caring devotedly for his wife after she suffers a series of strokes.


Friday Favourites: Stitched Portraits, Pug Love, and Postcards Made of Wood

A roundup of my favourite randomness and recommendations.

Happy Easter Weekend!


Harriet Riddell of InStitchYou. The talented portrait artist will use her sewing machine to stitch your picture in 10 minutes. 533 more words


À la mode: retail therapy

At last, a festival I really want to go to: one with glamour, sunshine and lots of opportunities to rub shoulders – or, at least, shoulderpads – with the rich and famous. 193 more words