Both young men and young women, it is almost impossible not to feel insecure about our bodies in today’s oppressive, image-obsessed society.
Our teenage “tough” hero Rock Hudson is changing. He is remembered from the film “Giant” as one giant. Marilyn Monroe seemed to do all sorts of things, but survived because she wrote good poetry. Armando Orozco Interesting things can be seen throughout Fragments (edited by Bernard Comment […]
Hollywood. A dream factory, source of aspirations and opportunity for some, but historically a virtual closed shop for others. Sometimes for legitimate reasons, but often not! Ethnicity, for example! Chris Ludlam To this day, only one Latina/Hispanic Actress has won a coveted Academy Award (Oscar) – Rita Moreno […]
On the 10th ov May the UK will present the first independent feature film launched through a multimedia platform. . For many years, the production of contemporary independent cinema has signified a constant effort to break away from the cinema industry that produces Hollywood blockbusters. In the last decade, these […]
Recently Tom Hooper’s stunning adaptation of Victor Hugo’s incredible novel ‘Les Miserables’, has brought to light that despite significant technological changes, social issues have fundamentally remained stagnant. Georgina Campbell Writing in the backdrop of the French Revolution, Victor Hugo was in the middle of a social upheaval as questions of […]