Multi Oscar-nominated Guillermo del Toro is slated to open a new cinema named after him in Guadalajara, his hometown, on March 10, in an event which is likely to prove one of the festival’s highlights. 650 more words
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The old adage about making sour fruit into sweet refreshment is implicit in the title of Romanian writer-director Ioana Uricaru’s promising first feature “Lemonade.” Martha Stewart herself, however, would be stumped by the wizened, acrid lemons our hapless heroine is handed in this heart-pinching hard-luck story from America’s green card-seeking margins. 624 more words
A Simple Space was a stripped back, raw and naked (at times literally) take on your Blanc De Blancs and your Cirque Alfonse productions. The only thing being showcased here was pure skill and incredible feats of the human body. 164 more words
I’m a feminist but… I once asked my boyfriend to help edit my women’s studies essay.
The Guilty Feminist is an award-winning podcast and now live show at this year’s Adelaide Fringe hosted by comedian Deborah Frances-White who was also joined on the evening by surprise guest, funny lady Claire Hooper (currently host of… 443 more words
Holi Hai!! Holi festival of colors…one of the major Indian festivals of love, happiness and joy is celebrated all around the country. I have very fond memories of Holi, going to market with Papa and buying colors, water gun(pichkari), the Holi Pujan on Choti Holi(day before main Holi on the day when people play colors-Dulhandi), making of gujjiyas, Mathri and Sakkarpare and other Holi snacks with mom and other neighborhood aunties. 1,305 more words