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    Film review: The Great Beauty is a humanistic movie with Felliniesque touches

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 11:19pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... Edmund Lee edmund.lee@scmp.com Edmund Lee When in Rome, amble aimlessly The Great Beauty Starring: Toni Servillo, Carlo Verdone, Sabrina Ferilli Director: Paolo Sorrentino Category: IIB (Italian) Rating: 4.5/5   Life is so fleeting, you may as well savour every moment. That message seeps from every hypnotic scene of The Great Beauty, this year's best foreign language film ...

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    String theorist: an audience with jazz guitar great John McLaughlin

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 10:42pm by Richard James Havis

    ... jazz genius Miles Davis' band. He recorded five studio albums with the jazz great, including Bitches Brew, Davis' controversial first electric album. That disc even included a track ... by the Mississippi Delta bluesmen, so the blues influence was there," he says in an interview from Monaco, where he now lives. "You should remember that even the music of the great jazz musicians ...

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    Bassist Peter Hook revisits Joy Division’s seminal debut

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 11:35pm by PETER HOOK

    ... the defining sonic feature of both. The first was Joy Division, the great lost post-punk poets of exquisite gloom, cut off in their prime by the 1980 suicide of singer Ian Curtis, aged 23. That seismic ... at Kitec in Kowloon Bay on March 31. "It was great to rediscover the songs, especially as we had ignored them as a band for many years," says Hook. "Playing them again really made me ...

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    Arts preview: African Tales by Shakespeare celebrates the outsider

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 11:19pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... Warlikowski, who is the artistic director of Nowy Theatre in Warsaw. "He assumes the fate that is impossible, and yet full. The protagonists are great Shakespearean heroes living their doom. ... in the most civilised communities, the Jew, the black man and the old man still evoke aversion, hatred, anxiety and fear," he says. "They are the great figures of exclusion who can ...

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    Art house: Japanese wartime occupation in Devils on the Doorstep

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 11:35pm

    ... entertaining look at the conflict and the moral dilemmas faced by the victims. Events largely play out in a hamlet near the Great Wall which has been occupied by Japanese forces since 1937. Here, ...

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    If I only had... Inti Guerrero wants to take in the “Foreign Presence” art show

    Posted Mar 05th 2014, 11:10pm by INTI GUERRERO

    ...... one art show to check out it would be "Foreign Presence" at Duddell's in Shanghai Tang Mansion in Central. There's a great mix of works, including 19th-century panoramic photographs taken by Felice Beato, a triptych by Hong Kong-based artist Leung Chi Wo on the local resistance to the Japanese occupation during the second world war, a cool neon text piece ...

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    Film review: a trip down memory lane via The Grand Budapest Hotel

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 11:19pm by James Mottram

    ... It has far more soul than Baz Luhrmann's cynical jazz age epic, The Great Gatsby. By comparison, Anderson's achievement is very grand indeed. 48hours@scmp.com   The Grand Budapest Hotel ...

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    Arts preview: Indian artist Jayasri Burman melds folklore and values

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 11:19pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... Edmund Lee edmund.lee@scmp.com Edmund Lee How to bring gods down to our level GAZING INTO THE MYTH Gallery Sumukha   Born and raised in a traditional Bengali family, Indian artist Jayasri Burman's earliest memories include those of her father waking her up while chanting slokas. The melody of those holy verses- together with the great Indian epics and local folk tales she was told ...

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    Art house: Austrian tale of a woman’s isolation in The Wall

    Posted Feb 26th 2014, 10:36pm

    ... but is blocked by an invisible wall. Think of Stephen King’s Under the Dome, but set in the Alps instead of small-town America. The strange barrier is never explained – and it doesn’t seem to interest ...

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    Film Review: Tongue-tied linguist's lexicon of love in The Great Passage

    Posted Aug 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Yvonne Teh

    ... Yvonne Teh yvonne.teh@scmp.com Yvonne Teh Phrase value THE GREAT PASSAGE Starring: Ryuhei Matsuda, Aoi Miyazaki, Joe Odagiri Director: Yuya Ishii Category: I (Japanese)   The winner ... assigned to work on a modern living dictionary with 240,000 word entries. Adapted to film by Yuya Ishii (with a script by Kensaku Watanabe) and retitled The Great Passage , the story begins ...




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