The Cannes Film Festival takes pride in being a festival marinated in tradition. That’s why its poster, each year, is an offbeat glamour shot of some ’50s/’60s movie star, often European (this year it’s Claudia Cardinale), whose iconic image calls up The World That Once Was. 730 more words
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A brand new short season of films uniquely chosen by Londoners will take place at the Barbican Cinema in London, United Kingdom, on April 6-13. 175 more words
Many would agree that this year’s Academy Awards ceremony featured more drama than a number of the films up for Oscars.
But the shocking mix-up that initially gave the best picture award to “La La Land” instead of “Moonlight” overshadowed an earlier embarrassing gaffe when the Academy ran the wrong photo during its In Memoriam tribute to the late costume designer and Academy member Janet Patterson — a mistake that, it turns out, could have easily been prevented. 492 more words
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Read, Analysed and Discussed Keat’s Poem: Bright Star
One thing that stood out to me was the mention of “moving waters at their priestlike task of pure ablution round earth’s human shores,” The idea of priestlike waters, while irrelevently similar to Coleridge’s 301 more words