….But if you need me, you can find me in Olinda.
Catchy: funky tribute to Miriam Makeba by French songstress Jain, shot on location in the RSofA.
The video for Sia’s The Greatest has been popping up in my timeline for a while. It’s a stunning piece of art – think Beyond Thunderdome meets Braveheart – and the child dancers, all 49 of them, are committed and ferocious and awesome. In and of itself, it’s a thrilling […]
When Life imitates art….. Mexico City has held its first Day of the Dead parade, complete with floats, giant marionettes and hundreds of dancers and performers. Mexican tourism officials say the inspiration came from the opening scenes in last year’s James Bond film, Spectre…. Here’s the original scene (love it) […]
I nearly skipped straight past the new Octavia Spencer / Taraji P Henson movie Hidden Figures, based on my simple gut response to the YouTube screengrab. That image, of three black gals laughing, made the movie look like a 60’s-themed rom-com, something that just really doesn’t interest me. How badly […]
That song. From that movie. But this video. Sob. (best thing M Night Shyamalan’s done in yonks). Andra Day is just electrifying.
This, I love. Watch it and weep.