CLINTASHA AU - The woes of a superspy couple.
"You’re mad at me for forgetting your fake birthday?! But that wasn’t even in the file!"
oh my god, it’s almost like there’s a real movie.
WHAT NO STOP TOO MUCH TALENT
Radical Self-Expression at the Burning Man Festival in Black Rock City
“It’s way more than you can imagine,” says Jessica Rose Yurasek (@missjessrose), describing Black Rock City, the site of the annual Burning Man festival. Each year, a global tribe of artists, makers, and performers converge in Nevada’s Black Rock Desert, birthing a pop-up city of more than 60,000 “Burners” and their acts of radical self-expression.
In contrast to an inhospitable physical terrain, which ranges from scorching heat to torrential rain, Jessica sees Black Rock City as an inspirational place of generosity and creativity. The weeklong gathering culminates with the burning of a towering wooden effigy known at “the Man”, and then disperses, taking care to leave no trace in the desert.
“If we as humanity can build this,” she says, “then I have hope for our future.”
Movie poster of Rurouni Kenshin. Photo from halcyonrealms.com
Let me start by saying that this is not a ‘complaints’ kind of list. Kyoto Inferno was amazing and I cannot wait to see the conclusion in a couple of months’ time. I just wanted to reminisce some of the most memorable (for me at…
DEAR SISTER!!! Welcome to the… I don’t even know what this website is all about anymore… :))))
Studio Ghibli | 1985 - 2014
After recent rumors of Studio Ghibli closing their animation department and the low box office numbers for When Marnie Was There, it was time to make an appreciation post for a company that has created true movie magic again and again. So, thank you, Studio Ghibli. Hopefully it isn’t good-bye just yet.
‘For the first time in my career, it feels like anything is possible. It’s based on my happiness, actually. I’ve become braver and better at my job because I’m happy personally. And that you can’t buy.’