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    Arts preview: Artist Angela Su draws on the Victorian age

    Posted Dec 04th 2013, 11:06pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... but I don't want my work to resemble that too much- nor be named after it," says Su, whose recurring themes of torture and sadomasochism are both subtly present at "In Berty We Trust!" ... a suggestion of "endless torture" and an allusion to one of her favourite films. "I don't expect the audience to watch it from beginning to end, but I do want to create a mood ...

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    Art house: HK’s first Putonghua feature, Orphan Island Paradise

    Posted Feb 05th 2014, 10:26pm by Paul Fonoroff

    ... the best and worst of Shanghai's denizens. Scenes of revellers tangoing in a ballroom are neatly balanced with the torture inflicted on those who do their nationalistic duty. The territory ...

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    Ex-punk Rory Friers once thought prog rock old hat, but his band ASIWYFA now plays it

    Posted Feb 26th 2014, 10:36pm by Mark Mccord

    ... But it was pile-driving Texan band At the Drive-In that eased Frier's tortured musical soul. "They showed you could be punk, but you could still play your instrument well," he says, before uttering ...

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    Film review: The Stolen Years

    Posted Sep 12th 2013, 12:00am by EDMUND LEE

    ... an unflinching look at the damage the two did to each other, and their regrets. Bai and Chang both give their all, despite The Stolen Years ' misguided switch to tragedy- a development as torturous ...

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    Hugh Jackman explores the dark side in Prisoners

    Posted Oct 30th 2013, 10:41pm by STEPHEN APPLEBAUM

    ... it without judgment." The lengths Dover goes to try and find his daughter turn him into a torturer. The film portrays this unflinchingly, and what it has to say about the nature of violence, ...

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    Art House: Camille Claudel 1915

    Posted Aug 08th 2013, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... International Film Festival earlier this year, Camille Claudel 1915 is more than just an ode to a tortured sculptor. Like Dumont's other works, it's an unfiltered view of life as an inane, ...

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    Film review: Trance

    Posted May 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Barry Chung

    ... Franck’s thugs tie him up and torture him. So they take him to Elizabeth, a hypnotist in the shapely form of Rosario Dawson. From her first appearance, it is clear Elizabeth has a backstory we ...



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