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Beautiful People || July

Beautiful People is a link-up hosted by Cait from Paper Fury and Sky from Further Up and Further In where writers answer questions about their books/characters. 717 more words


777 Challenge

GASP. A post about writing! After…three months or so? Woah. That’s terrible since my blog’s name is The Writing Hufflepuff.

Anyway, thank you Rachana for tagging me for the 777 Challenge! 176 more words


Cannes Film Review: 'The Chosen Ones'

Combining immaculate formal composure with intrepid thematic sangfroid in a comparable manner to fellow new-school Mexican filmmakers Amat Escalante and Michel Franco, David Pablos makes a purposeful, largely successful play for attention with his sophomore feature, “The Chosen Ones.” High on blunt impact and low on even qualified hope, this story of teenage girls kidnapped and forced into prostitution coolly identifies a range of social and sexual inequalities in contemporary Mexico, and proceeds with indictment via vivid exposition rather than verbal rhetoric. 785 more words

Markets & Festivals

Cannes: Passion, Social Drama Dominate Mexico's Film Culture

When Carlos Reygadas’ debut “Japon” burst onto the scene in 2002, it heralded a new generation of bold Mexican filmmakers who racked up awards at key film festivals with ease. 651 more words

Cannes Film Festival

Cannes: France’s ARP Acquires Canana’s ‘Chosen’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Taking off the table the only Spanish-language title confirmed to date for Cannes, ARP Selection, one of France’s premier arthouse distributors, has acquired French rights to David Pablos’ “The Chosen Ones” (“Las Elegidas”). 547 more words


The Fruit of the Spirit: LOVE

By Jazmine S.

“Beloved, let us love one another, for love is from God, and whoever loves has been born of God and knows God.” (1 John 4:7 ESV) 802 more words

The Chosen Ones

The Chosen Ones on Social Media III

Time for another look at my characters Facebook pages! Last time I showed you Rose’s timeline, today it’s Dan’s turn. Some important background information: Dan is a shapeshifter that can turn into a fox. 61 more words