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The gritty side of Polish film

| Nov 23, 2016

The gritty side of Polish film

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European cinema lost one of its greats in October, when Polish director Andrzej Wajda passed away at the age of 90. Wajda, perhaps best known for his 1981 Cannes Palme d’Or winner “Man of Iron,” had a long association with Japan, being awarded both ...

'The Girl on the Train' charts a rough ride

Nov 16, 2016

'The Girl on the Train' charts a rough ride

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Why does modern society assume that all women want the same three things: love, sex and babies? The short answer is, because pop culture has decreed it so. The slightly longer answer is that brilliant female novelists such as Paula Hawkins and Gillian Flynn ...