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EIFF 2022: Children of the Mist Review

There is a moment in Diem Ha Lee’s 2021 Documentary Children of the Mist where the camera lingers on a shot of the blossom on a tree for a while, and at that moment a sense of hesitation seems present. The camerawoman seems intent on finding, and staying close to, some mark of beauty amongst what has, […]

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The Minimalists: Less is Now

⭐ ⭐ 2 stars The world we live in is characterised largely by the immense accumulation of things. It has never been easier to buy consumer goods; sites like amazon allow us to have whatever we want sent directly to us, sometimes in a matter of hours. The rising minimalist movement has tried to push […]

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Diego Maradona review

It would be quite difficult to imagine in today’s game seeing the most expensive footballer in the world be driven in a Fiat 500 through the bustling streets of Naples, but that’s exactly what happened when Diego Armando Maradona made the transfer from Barcelona to Napoli in 1984. Awaiting his arrival was one of the […]