Wim Wenders: ‘With restoration, there’s a danger you can falsify the film’

The German multi-hyphenate on how he’s future-proofing classics like Wings of Desire and Paris, Texas. Wim Wenders is in London accompanying new restorations of a number of his classic movies, in collaboration with Curzon for a season called Kino Dreams. Although he still keeps his hand in as a director, photographer and painter, the German […]

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How Paul Verhoeven defies genre trappings with Benedetta

Paul Verhoeven comes at genre not just like a satirist, but more specifically like a caricaturist. The impish Dutch filmmaker specialises in isolating an artistic category’s defining quality and exaggerating it to warp his subject, ultimately upending our preconceived image of it. During his subversive Hollywood period, he regularly turned the obscenity of the US […]

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Lustre: Bold & Brilliant Bodywear by Just A Corpse

By ESTELLE PULESTON As Holly discussed in her recent article, there’s a growing crossover between lingerie, dancewear and everyday fashion. And one of the brands really leading the way in this niche is Just A Corpse. Describing itself as “luxury leisure and body-wear”, the label was founded as a collaboration between model Valerija Kelava and […]

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Strictly 2020 celebrity pairs confirmed – with EastEnders’ Maisie tipped to win

Strictly Come Dancing fans finally know the official 2020 pairings for the hit dancing show. In a specially pre-recorded live show BBC bosses announced each of the 12 celebrity pairings. Keen keep the show on air, producers have come up with an intricate plan to ensure social distancing guidelines are abided by at all times. […]

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Strictly Come Dancing’s Kevin Clifton reflects on exit after 7 years on hit show

Former Strictly Come Dancing star Kevin Clifton has claimed that “nobody is bigger than the show” as he reflected on his shock exit from the show. Kevin, 37, shocked the shows fans earlier this month when he announced he had made the decision to leave Strictly Come Dancing following a successful stint on the show […]

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