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Sea Without Shore (2015)

NEW RELEASE FILM REVIEW || Seen at ICA, London, Tuesday 10 March 2015 || My Rating good

Of all the films I’ve seen, this is one of the more difficult ones to either review or to give a meaningful rating. 317 more words

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Dreamcatcher (2015)

NEW RELEASE FILM REVIEW || Seen at BFI Southbank (NFT1), London, Sunday 8 March 2015 || My Rating excellent

The British documentarian Kim Longinotto is clearly used to making films with relatively few resources, which is somewhat apt, given her subjects are so often those (primarily women) who are systematically excluded by structures of control and discourse. 339 more words

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Physical Graffiti (Disc 2)

I was like, “This is Zeppelin?” “Yeah, this is Zeppelin.” And when the riff kicks in, it’s like, “Oh, my God.”

- Kim Thayil

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Physical Graffiti (Disc 1)

This week marks the 40th anniversary of Physical Graffiti, Led Zeppelin’s sixth studio album. It’s also been remastered and re-released, as have the band’s first five albums. 1,274 more words

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Love Is All: 100 Years of Love & Courtship (2014)

NEW RELEASE FILM REVIEW || Seen at ICA, London, Tuesday 17 February 2015 || My Rating good

This collage of romance-based clips, primarily a selection from British feature films and shorts from across the 20th century (more or less) as well as what looks like home movie footage and other archival sources, is a somewhat slight basis for a feature-length film, but is given extra weight by the prominence given to Richard Hawley’s musical soundtrack. 197 more words

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Who's Next

Pete Townshend was sad. Things just weren’t working out for him. He had wanted to use his band’s successful experimentation with rock opera to take its music to a whole new level, to change the very¬† 1,445 more words

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Beyond Clueless (2014)

NEW RELEASE FILM REVIEW || Seen at Prince Charles Cinema, London, Wednesday 14 January 2015 || My Rating very good

Charlie Lyne, the youthful director and writer of this visual essay about the teen film cycle that seemed so omnipresent after the success of… 510 more words

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