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“May 25, 2019. Bethany Carlson has won the coveted Palme d’Or at this year’s Cannes Film Festival.”

So begins an exercise I did on 2/8/14 at this year’s… 309 more words

Review: La Dolce Vita

Director: Federico Fellini
Year: 1960
Score: 7.5/10

My first experience of Fellini was simultaneously baffling and intriguing. I’ll admit I may not have fully understood what he was trying to say, and I can’t claim to have wholeheartedly enjoyed it – in fact at times it felt like the cinematic equivalent of eating my greens – but it certainly held my attention, and I’ve thought about it often since watching it. 122 more words


New Indie Thursday: Blue is the Warmest Color

If you haven’t heard about this film and its many controversies you are one of two things: a frequent rock dweller without an internet connection or my parents. 522 more words


Claude Lelouche

Born 30 October 1937 in Paris. His father was said to have given him a camera after he failed his Baccalaureate.  He began by filming documentaries before moving into feature films. 131 more words

Claude Lelouche

Blue Is the Warmest Colour targeted by Russian anti-gay campaigners

Target … Blue Is the Warmest Colour. Photograph: Courtesy Sundance Selects/AP

Blue is the Warmest Colour, last year’s celebrated winner of Cannes’ coveted Palme d’Or, is being targeted… 404 more words


Blue Is the Warmest Color sau Fundul în artă

O fată cu obrajii roșii. O femeie cu părul albastru. O relație cu așternuturi albe: La vie d’Adèle – Chapitres 1 et 2.

Adèle nu este pregătită să o întîlnească pe Emma. 710 more words

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Film Review: Blue Is The Warmest Color

There is a scene in Blue Is The Warmest Color that caused a wave of criticism from all corners of the world: its very explicit sex scenes; one in particular, which lasts about seven minutes, is so vivid that the it’s no wonder the MPAA (Motion Picture Association of America) gave the film a NC-17 rating, basically a death sentence for many films in terms of finance. 383 more words

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