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It takes a masterful touch to achieve in a film gripping unsympathetic realism and inspiring poetic surrealism but that’s exactly what director Gavin Hood does in TSOTSI. As we watch the title character (performed with amazing complexity by Presley Chweneyagae) and his friends head out for an evening of juvenile mayhem at this movie’s beginning, we understand immediately the brutal hardcore conditions that rule their lives and possibly…
Added by Author-Poet Aberjhani on May 24, 2008 at 4:30pm — No Comments
(ELLE Magazine photo shoot scene from The Diving Bell and The Butterfly)
After reading the former French Elle Magazine editor Jean-Dominique Bauby’s memoir, THE DIVING BELL AND THE BUTTERFLY, when it was first published in 1997, I couldn’t help wondering if it would be possible for anyone to make a decent movie out of it. After watching the film directed by Julian Schnabel, with a screenplay by…
As noted in the previous discussion, the admin team is working on links with Amazon so I am dutifully playing with my new widget :-)…