Monthly Archives December 2013

‘Under My Screen’ —> action! – 5th season of our English/Irish film festival

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Bergman stated: “No art passes our conscience in the way film does, and goes directly to our feelings, deep down into the dark rooms of our souls ..”
The very word, ‘cinema’ – what does it evoke for the vast majority of us ? escape, entertainment, the idolising of directors, reverie, pleasure, unfolding messages, reflections, desires, the brilliant performance of your choice actors .. a regard on life itself – a vast dimension of parallels, hypotheses and where just about everything is possible these days .. and within which it is becoming more and more difficult to distinguish the difference between the tangible and the illusory – or should we even try – but, that is another story ....

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Images straight from the 11th Graphic Novel Festival, held in Ajaccio

This festival has been gaining popularity over the years, mainly because it has managed to keep a certain standard, but also because more and more have experienced growing interest in graphic novels – and having the possibility of actually meeting those with whom one shares this interest is, a major advantage – so many talented creators all present in one area, and over three days, an event that cannot be overlooked and where artists/authors mingle and exchange their passion with the public:  bit.ly/1bTlmU8

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