You could win two tickets to see Love & Friendship starring Kate Beckinsale & Chloe Sevigny at the Enzian Theater. It opens nationwide on May 27th. 17 more words
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SIFF 2016 Report #1: Sunset Song, Concerto: A Beethoven Journey, A Scandal in Paris, A Bride for Rip Van Winkle and Love & Friendship
Here’s a quick run through some of the movies I’ve seen so far at this year’s Seattle International Film Festival.
Sunset Song (Terence Davies, 2015) – Out of Lewis Grassic Gibbon’s classic novel, performed in that book’s hybrid Scots-English dialect (with mostly superfluous subtitles for the Americans), Davies fashions a gorgeous inversion of Hollywood women’s melodrama. 950 more words
Usually when a new Jane Austen adaptation comes out it’s just another tired re-tread of Emma or Pride and Prejudice.
But this latest film, Love & Friendship, is an adaptation of Austen’s Lady Susan, a book written early on in her life (before her masterpieces) but not published until long after her death. 539 more words
When the Billboard Music Awards comes to my mind, I think about the fun and the baring fashion choices celebs rock up in. It’s a fun event, not too formal and has a casual relaxed atmosphere, unlike other events like, let’s say the Academy Awards – where gowns are sometimes dramatic but always in accordance with the the prim and proper. 221 more words
I believe that at this point it is just general knowledge that I love Jane Austen, I’m pretty sure that is something that I have made pretty clear at this point in our relationship as reader and writer, so you can take this review with a grain of salt, but… 130 more words