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  • Outlander
    Film

    Outlander

    i was faced with a conundrum when Outlander, the famous series of books Diana Gabaldon began writing 20 years ago, was turned into a TV show – because i hadn’t read them and i…

  • Film

    Great Expectations

    i have been thinking about the 1998 film Great Expectations all day after posting about artist Kim McCarty earlier this morning. something about her work reminded me of the beautiful artwork created…

  • The Grand Budapest Hotel
    Film

    The Grand Budapest Hotel

    last night i was lucky enough to see an advanced screening of Wes Anderson’s new film The Grand Budapest Hotel as part of the Design Indaba Film Festival. now, i must admit that…

  • the-runners-documentary-banyak-films
    Film

    The Runners

    i just want you to please watch this short film. Pounding the tarmac through the seasons, a band of runners are brazenly challenged with intimate questions as they pace their routes. Liberated…

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    Film

    French Kiss

    if there is one movie that i have watched countless times, it is French Kiss. i first saw it back in 1995 when i was 12 years old, and i didn’t even…

  • Miss Moss // Drama on the Streets
    Fashion, Film

    Drama on the Streets

    i felt like these deserved a re-post! you see, i have been going through my archives and i rediscovered these Period Drama vs Street Style colour comparisons that I did way back…

  • Her
    Film

    Her

    if there is one movie you need to see right now, it is Her. i knew the vague premise of the film before i watched it, i might even have been a…

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    Film

    Green Renaissance

    Green Renaissance is a film production company based in Cape Town that specialises in green content creation – helping environmentally conscious organisations to develop creative content that promotes green and conservation initiatives. they…

  • tenenbaums
    Design, Film

    The Tenenbaums & Co.

    here’s a treat for all The Royal Tenenbaums fans out there – Criterion has shared the book and magazine covers that appeared in the film, including my favourites Dudley’s World and Henry…

  • Film

    ZOO BE ZOO BE ZOO

    so, did you watch it? did you? i don’t normally host reviews / discussions on here, but i am DYING to talk about Mad Men! spoilers within, you can access the full…

  • Fashion, Film

    L’amour Fou

    as i mentioned in my post a week ago Mariah blogs over at Quite Continental, and i was thrilled when she sent me this post because one of my favourite things to…

  • Film

    Period and Costume Dramas Tour

    man oh man, when Hila sent me this guest post i actually squealed like a little girl. one of my favourite things about her blog is when she talks about films, and quite a…

  • Film

    Moonrise Kingdom

    the trailer for Wes Anderson’s new film Moonrise Kingdom. the titles were designed by Jessica Hische! no Futura this time.…

  • Design, Film, Living

    Casa Malaparte

    Casa Malaparte is a house on the Isle of Capri which sits on a cliff 32 metres above the sea overlooking the Gulf of Salerno. it was designed in 1937 by Adalberto…