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RANG RASIYA – COLOURS OF PASSION

2015-06-15 // 0 Comments

‘Gods cannot be painted in human form’ (and certainly not in the nude) – such is the accusation against artist Raja Ravi Varma in a British court in India of 1896. Yes, they can! A breathtakingly colourful film, RANG RASIYA (Hindi for COLOURS OF PASSION) relates how painter Raja Ravi Varma (ravishing male beauty Randeep Hooda ) takes the liberty to paint [...]

Tribute to Viggo Mortensen

2014-11-02 // 0 Comments

Finally a film festival celebrates one of the greatest actors of our time who just won’t fit any mould: Vienna International Film Festival awards a Tribute section to Viggo Mortensen, screening 7 films until Nov6 2014 with the American/Danish artist in them: THE INDIAN RUNNER (Sean Penn, 1991), A WALK ON THE MOON (Tony Goldwyn, 1998), [...]

WORLD OF ART

2014-05-28 // 0 Comments

Have a look at World of Art, a delightful little short film from the US of A, starring John Dale Kampsen as – what I call – an “iconoclastic baddie” …. (he says he’s never been called THAT before … well ;)) The film won a row of awards in the States and I truly [...]