You might think you’ve walked in the delivery entry when you find yourself thrust into the kitchen of Old Raffles Place but relax, you’re right at home. It ain’t the Raffles, but it’s Singaporean hawker food done really, really right. Continue reading The Old Raffles Place
A girl likes a boy and thinks that he likes her too, but drinking makes it a mess of it and knocks around hearts and pride, and maybe they were both imagining it anyway. Continue reading Palo Alto (2013)
Gang of girls (Bande des Filles) is Girlhood‘s French title, but for its English-speaking release the film’s team cleverly decided to position this as a riposte to 2014’s Boyhood. While I haven’t seen that film, I’m now more curious about how it compares to Girlhood given the wildly different worlds they create. Continue reading Girlhood (2014)
Right from the geometric simplicity of this film’s opening credits, I had fallen completely under Hitchcock’s spell. Though I didn’t know it, this sequence of rapidly moving lines and objects that metamorphose Continue reading North by Northwest (1959)
I’ve set myself a new challenge to deal with two problems.
One is just a personal gripe, the kind that only matters to your inner nagging voice: Continue reading Homework