Visual Vices

Cracking the celluloid ceiling, one day at a time.

Monthly Archives: June, 2013

Photographs: La Vachalcade in Montmartre

My photographs of the Vachalcade Parade (we’d probably translate it as “Cowalcade” in English). The sun shone, and adults and children alike packed the streets in fancy dress. 15th June … Continue reading

June 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

Photographs: Palace of Eden

“Gardens are not made my singing ‘Oh, how beautiful’, and sitting in the shade.” – Rudyard Kipling Photographs I took last Sunday at L’Art du Jardin, a four-day garden exibition … Continue reading

June 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Fill the Void – review

Reading time: 1.5 minutes Year of release: 2012 // Director: Rama Burshtein // Screenplay: Rama Burshtein // Starring: Hadas Yaron, Yiftach Klein, Irit Sheleg // Country: Israel Set in present-day … Continue reading

June 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Patrick Stewart on Violence Against Women

British actor Patrick Stewart Q&A at Comicpalooza 2013, giving an incredibly personal, impassioned answer to a question about his work with charities for battered women. Definitely worth a watch.

June 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

Man, I Feel Like A Woman!

Or: How not to dissuade women from directing blockbusters Reading time: 3 minutes A couple of weeks ago, I was handed a free copy of French Stylist outside Blanche metro station. The heavens had … Continue reading

June 1, 2013 · Leave a comment