Peace in the Pieces Disassembled: Deconstructing Hannibal, part IV

IV. The Sessions i. A Dull Ache “Being alone comes with a dull ache, doesn’t it?” , asks Franklyn in one of his sessions with Dr. Lecter. Hannibal replies with a simple “It can”. He will later comment further on the subject, when he tries to persuade Will that he is a killer. “At a time […]

Artsy Fartsy: Picks of the Day

Sigur Rós – Brennisteinn From the upcoming Sigur Rós album Kveikur, released worldwide June 17/18 on XL Recordings, an amazing video directed by Andrew Huang: http://www.andrewthomashuang.com I’ve watched it many times and find it more beautiful with each repeat. Preorder: http://sigur-ros.co.uk/kveikur / http://shopusa.xlrecordings.com/kveikur. Sigur Rós begin their North American tour on March 24th, Madison Square […]

Ready Player One, bitches.

Erm… This is weird. You see,  never in my life, not even once, have I wanted to write a book review. I don’t know what came over me. I guess I’m weary of this constant effort to persuade others to read Ready Player One. So I figured I’d write a post  and send a link […]

This was supposed to be A Comprehensive List of Short Animation Films; it’s not

We ‘ve all watched the short animation Paperman several times during the past 3-4 days. It is the most shared/retweeted/reblogged link I’ve seen lately, and it got me  thinking that I should finally make this list I’ve promised myself  for so long; a list of all the Short Animation Films I’ve ever watched. Yeah, right. […]

Two Door Cinema Club defend Beacon’s artwork, *as well they should!*

It seems nowadays everything is offensive, it’s political correctness gone mad. I just read this article on NME about how Two Door Cinema Club had to defend the artwork of their last album “Beacon” because it was considered sexist and it made me laugh out loud. I mean, seriously, people,  if this is thought to […]

Για τους ντοκυμαντεράκηδες

Έφτιαξα, που λες, λίστα στο letterboxd με αγαπημένα documentaries. Είμαι ακόμα στην αρχή βέβαια, έχω πολλά ακόμα να δω, πολλά να προσθέσω από αυτά που έχω ήδη δει… Αυτό που με εκνευρίζει είναι που κάποια πολύ αγαπημένα μου, όπως το The doctor who hears voices, The Medicated Child, όλα τα Private Life of a Masterpiece, […]