Archive for July, 2013

Frances Ha


**CONTAINS SPOILERS** (well one actually, i.e. the end) I could watch Frances Ha running through the streets of New York forever. How perfect to see her running free. Germaine Greer said she hated high heels because they constrain you, and there is nothing that quite matches a symbol of freedom as running towards something (she was partly […]

Psychogeography: “… A whole toy box of playful, inventive strategies for exploring cities … just about anything that takes pedestrians off their predictable paths and jolts them into a new awareness of their urban environments.” (Joseph Hart) In the documentary Jiro Dreams of Sushi, Jiro, who has been making sushi every day for seventy years, […]