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  1. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Welsh director Gareth Evans' second 'Raid' movie is an all-action expansion of the first Indonesia-filmed hit

    Posted Jun 15th 2014, 11:52am by Helen Barlow

    ... Helen Barlow Director Gareth Evans has plundered his hit Indonesian film's armoury of violence for the sequel, writes Helen Barlow The raid, redux At over two metres tall, Gareth Huw ... Gareth Edwards, who is also Welsh, Evans could have gone to Hollywood. Instead, he prefers to hone his skills in Jakarta, where he lives with his wife, Indonesian-Japanese film collaborator ...

  2. Lifestyle - Books

    e- and audiobook reviews: Fiction

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 08:02am by James Kidd

    ... as well as she might.   The Dancer at the Gai-Moulin by Georges Simenon (read by Gareth Armstrong) Audible (audiobook) The Dancer at the Gai-Moulin is the 10th novel in Penguin's project ... body of a Greek man who had only recently arrived in town. It is not long before Maigret arrives to sip spirits, bemoan human frailty and uncover the usual plethora of crimes. Gareth Armstrong, ...

  3. Lifestyle - Technology

    Hopes high for gadgets of tomorrow

    Posted Sep 05th 2014, 11:20am by FIONA TAN

    ... to learn how to work with factories. "We offer US$50,000 seed funding in exchange for 4 per cent to 6 per cent equity of the start-up," says PCH communications manager Gareth Ingham. ...

  4. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - FILM

    Rewind film: "… and the Moon Dances" directed by Garin Nugroho (1995)

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 08:58am by Richard James Havis

    ... Richard James Havis … and the Moon Dances Sri Rahayu, Pramana Padmodarmaya, Wiwiek Handawiyah Director: Garin Nugroho Indonesia's most internationally famous director is a Welshman, Gareth Evans. The expatriate filmmaker directed The Raid and The Raid 2, martial-arts action films which won critical acclaim. But Indonesia has had its own filmmaking genius since the 1990s: ...

  5. Lifestyle - Books - HEALTH

    Book review: Paralysed with Fear, by Gareth Williams

    Posted Aug 04th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... Wendy Moore Paralysed with Fear: The Story of Polio by Gareth Williams Palgrave 4 stars Wendy Moore For anyone over the age of 50, polio still casts nightmarish shadows of children hobbling in leg irons and adults confined in wheelchairs. Polio, as Gareth Williams suggests in his fascinating study, was one of the diseases that defined the 20th century. It also defines ...

  6. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Zhang Yimou reunites with Gong Li in a film set in the Cultural Revolution

    Posted Jun 03rd 2014, 10:51am by James Mottram

    ... last film, 2011's The Flowers of War- also based on a Yan Geling novel- which starred Christian Bale and proved to be the most expensive Chinese production at the time. In tone and feel, ...

  7. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Filmmaker hits his stride at age 70

    Posted Apr 27th 2014, 05:49pm by James Mottram

    ... and "soulful" to his work. Hollywood stars, from Sean Penn and Brad Pitt to Christian Bale and Ryan Gosling, flock to work with him. "Everybody- actor, crew member, audience- knows that when ... and with many of the same cast members. One is Knight of Cups, starring The New World 's Christian Bale, Natalie Portman and Cate Blanchett in a story of "temptations, celebrity ...

  8. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Godzilla is back to save the planet

    Posted May 14th 2014, 11:14pm

    ... filmmaker Gareth Edwards felt that a more upto- date rendering of the ancient sea creature was necessary. “I love the original Godzilla as much as anyone – but if we just did it straight, ...

  9. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches

    Innovation to the fore as Paris Fashion Week kicks off

    Posted Mar 03rd 2014, 09:49am by Divia Harilela

    ... shone brightest.   GARETH PUGH It is more than likely that the majority of pieces you see in a Gareth Pugh show you can't actually wear in real life, but what's fashion without some ...

  10. Lifestyle - Health

    Studies find shopping sprees can lift depression and improve health

    Posted Feb 25th 2014, 11:32am by Jeanette Wang

    ... something, there is a reduction of anxiety. But it doesn't last very long. It's fleeting," says Rindfleisch. For Gareth Bridges, a business manager at an IT company, retail therapy ...




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