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Trapped in front of the Mona Lisa

Today is Leonardo Da Vinci’s birthday, 564 years ago. And pictured above, of course, is his very famous Mona Lisa. He worked on this painting for the last 15 years of his life. 300 mais palavras

Art

Luis Buñuel en el LAAF de Utrech

Rememorando el gran legado del cineasta junto a su hijo Juan Luis Buñuel.

A pesar del calor de la tarde, inesperado en un país tan habitualmente frío como Holanda, y del gran atasco en carretera, una buena jarra de agua fría es suficiente para refrescar al invitado de honor del  1.059 mais palavras

América Latina

a flush of enlightment

“Knowledge is the excrement of experience.”

-Austin Osman Spare

3 Things about Luis Buñuel's TRISTANA

Tristana

1. “Even if you have nightmares, it’s good to dream. The dead don’t dream.” He stares at her cleavage. As he stands up from the chair, he closes the front of her nightgown and bids her goodnight. 6 mais palavras

Hugh Salzmann

Few things had given me pleasure more pleasurable than to watch all my mercies and all my crimes be in passing or be plowed away. The singularity of my pettiness, the careful slip-off tools of my trade, amused me as much as were I had been both Sultan and Scheherazade. 396 mais palavras

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