If you have a chance, get your hands on this wonderful miniseries in two episodes. Take Girl with a Pearl Earring, those atmospheres of suspension, tension, a kind of domestic austerity whose line with violence is really thin, and cross it with mystery and magic of equally delicate nature, such as the kind of mystic you […]
On my second day in San Francisco (first day here) I realized something really important. The fog is almost always there, but not really always. That means that if you don’t dress in layers you can die both of cold and sweat, pretty much at the same time. I had a lunch engagement, not far from the […]
I’ve always dreamed of seeing San Francisco. I don’t exactly know why. Maybe it was all those Charmed episodes (oh, great, now I’ve got the song stuck in my head again and I did not need to know they’re rebooting it). Maybe it’s because I love cities with a hard mix of old and new. Anyway, […]
I knew this movie was bad. Like really, really bad. And not because of Ben Affleck as Bruce Wayne: I like the idea of an older, more disturbed Batman, I like where it draws from (The Dark Knight Returns, anybody?). But before I start getting into details of the movie, just let me be very clear […]
I don’t mind travelling alone. It provides me with a chance to focus and I find it particularly beneficial if I have to figure out shit. Which I do. This summer, hence, I took advantage of some business proposals and I basically went hiking. Only with less mountains. And more oysters. A lot more oysters. I […]
Well, guys, it’s going to be a busy summer.