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On my mind... Penelope Cruz

Born in Madrid in 1974, Penelope Cruz Sanchez made her acting debut aged 16, before receiving critical acclaim for her role in Jamon Jamon the following year in 1992. 455 more words


Vicky Cristina Barcelona (2008): "Life is short. Life is dull. Life is full of pain. And this is a chance for something special."

Director Woody Allen’s love letter to the beautiful Catalonian capital, Vicky Cristina Barcelona (2008) tells the tale of two American tourists enjoying a holiday in the city. 863 more words

Film Grimoire

Conal Fowkes: Woody 'n' Me

Versatile doesn’t even begin to cover the nature of Conal Fowkes’s music career. The New York-based 46-year-old comes to the Edinburgh Jazz Festival next week to play numerous solo piano sets and function as pianist, music director and arranger on a First World War-themed concert, but his CV spans classical to Cuban music, and his jazz piano talents range from Harlem stride to hard bop. 1,086 more words

Edinburgh Jazz Festival

So last I blogged I said February wasn’t my month and i didn’t feel the LOVE in February… March wasn’t any better and neither was April nor May. 393 more words

No Fuss No Mess

Vicky Cristina Barcelona

Vicky Cristina Barcelona

Cast: Scarlett Johansson, Javier Bardem, Patricia Clarkson, Penelope Cruz, Kevin Dunn, Rebecca Hall, Chris Messina, Carrie Preston

Just as New York City was the backdrop in Woody Allen’s Manhattan, the stunning city of Barcelona is the setting for the romantic adventures of Vicky and Cristina. 91 more words