In Scenic Routes, Mike D’Angelo looks at key scenes, explaining how they work and what they mean. When he won the Palme D’Or at Cannes for his first feature, Sex, Lies, And Videotape, Steven Soderbergh famously opened his acceptanceShow More Summary
Wim Wenders is a name that signals an immediate flow of love and admiration from cinephiles and road movie fans. From the road films that defined much of his career, including 1975's "Alice in the Cities" and Palme d'Or winner "Paris,...Show More Summary
The air is cool and humid. The wind is rustling the palms outside the outdoor, roofed common area where I am sitting at the Kaimana Inn on Easter Island, or Rapa Nui as it’s also known. Two days ago, I was in Santiago, Chile. When I arrived from Quito, Ecuador,...
It happens all the time. Someone — a friend, colleague or benevolent stranger — mentions a beauty product in passing, promising to change your life forever. You rush home, palms sweaty, itching for that precious moment when you hit “purchase” and ensure said life changing is imminent. Well, listen up [...]
There is a pathogen that is not new to Florida, however, new reports suggest that it is infecting the wild date palm. The good news is that it can be prevented most of the time by sterilizing pruning tools prior to pruning or by using a new pruning tool.
Aug. 26--With the money Palm Beach County spent on transportation in 2013, it could have bought The Washington Post, or the Al Mirqab, the ultra-luxury yacht owned by Qatar's former prime minister, Hamad bin Jassim bin Jabar Al Thani. The
When we last left off, Lebanese writer/director Ely Dagher was submitting his stunning, experimental narrative film/visual essay, Waves '98, to Cannes in pursuit of the vaulted 2015 Short Film Palme d’or. Well, Dagher's film won that gilded frond, and since then has kept his capable hands occupied with no-less-stunning work. Show More Summary
After co-winning the Palme d’Or for her turn in the sultry French drama Blue Is the Warmest Color, Léa Seydoux doesn't seem to be having trouble landing roles in franchise blockbusters. The newest Bond Girl has now been offered the part of Bella Donna Boudreaux in the Channing Tatum–starring Gambit,... More »
by Bill Pearis Toronto band Fake Palms's self-titled debut album is out this Friday (8/28) via Buzz Records and we're premiering a stream of the whole thing. In the same dissonant universe as Viet Cong (or Women), Fake Palms' style....
A drama starring Sarah Silverman, a documentary about two of the 20th century's most influential directors and the winner of this year's Palme d'Or at Cannes are among the official selections for the 51st Chicago International Film Festival.
Are your palms dry? Do you wish they were soaked with sweat right now? Then you should definitely watch Spencer Seabrooke walk on a slack line across a 210-foot gap almost 1000 feet in the air without any ropes or safety harnesses. I mean, Jesus. (via devour) Tags: slacklining sports video
The big day is here. Your knees are weak, your palms are sweaty. You nervously study your Tinder match's pics, instinctively right-swiping her over and over despite having already matched. After weeks, or maybe days, or maybe just hours of waiting, your time has come to prep for, you know, the actual date. Show More Summary
American Hacker has new design that lets you turn a smartphone or tablet into a 3D hologram projector using the Palm Top Theater app and three CD jewel cases (their previous design used only one CD case).
What does it mean when artists such as Edmund Kalb, Günter Brus, Thomas Palme or TOMAK break up and distort the physiognomy of their faces, releasing the view of what is behind and underneath, depicting themselves in a deformed state...Show More Summary
The Assassin, the latest film from Chinese master Hou Hsiao-hsien, was Hou’s seventh Palme d’Or nomination at Cannes, and won the filmmaker the Best Director award at Cannes 2015. The film is also Hou’s long-in-development foray into Wuxia, making a significant change from the reservedly composed dramas we expect from the director. Show More Summary
For today’s edition of Dear Mark, I’m answering three questions. The first one comes from Neda, who’s experiencing some issues that may be related to her fasting schedule. How should she modify her fasting? Or should she eliminate it altogether? The second question concerns a common issue: neck pain during pullups. Why does it happen […]
"Jimmy's Hall" is the type of movie that your parents, church, government, bosses and landlords warned you about. The film, nominated for the Cannes Film Festival's highest honor, the Palme d'Or, shows how standing up to the powers that be may not always be rewarding. Show More Summary
Whether you call it football or soccer, the sport is well represented in a host of apps that deliver scores, footage and more.
When Son of Saul premiered at the Cannes Film Festival earlier this year, it immediately became a favorite for the Palme D’or, the festival’s most prestigious award. In a controversial decision, it eventually lost to Jacques Audiard’s Dheepan, taking instead the Grand Prix (the de facto second-place prize). Show More Summary
Those captivated by screen giant Elizabeth Taylor can spend a week in a Palm Springs home she once owned for about $5,200, depending on the season, or by even the night.