Afghanistan under the gaze of Shahrbanoo Sadat, filmmaker “with naive optimism”

A scene from the film “The Orphanage” by Shahrbanoo Sadat. RED DISTRIBUTION Afghan filmmaker Shahrbanoo Sadat set the first scene of The orphanage, his second film, released in 2019 and selected in Cannes for the Directors’ Fortnight. In front of the giant screen, the hero, a young teenager dressed in a time-worn T-shirt, is ecstatic … Read more

“The Eye, the brush and the cinematograph”, on Arte: birth of a cinematographic gaze

“The Stereoscopic Session” (circa 1865), photograph by Achille Bonnuit (1833-1906). HERVÉ LEWANDOWSKI / RMN-GRAND PALAIS ARTE – SUNDAY 24 OCTOBER AT 6:00 PM – DOCUMENTARY If the remarkable documentary The Eye, the brush and the cinematograph, by Stefan Cornic, was a television series, it looks like it would be related to the so-called “choral” or … Read more

“Even today, I do not understand the fate of my article on” male gaze “”

Laura Mulvey, filmmaker, feminist activist and film theorist. KAREN KNORR Briton Laura Mulvey, 80, was at the Bordeaux International Independent Film Festival. Filmmaker, feminist activist and film theorist, she is notably the author of a short combative article, “Visual pleasure and narrative cinema”, published in 1975 in the British magazine Screen, included in his collection … Read more

“We are all haunted by the male gaze”

Writer Paula Hawkins. PHOEBE GRIGOR “Celle qui brûlle” (A Slow Fire Burning), by Paula Hawkins, translated from English by Corinne Daniellot and Perre Szczeciner, Sonatine, 464 p., € 22, digital € 15. Some could have been paralyzed by the global success that The Girl on the Train (Sonatine, 2015). Consider: 23 million copies sold worldwide, … Read more

CLOUD GAZE: Become An Armchair Cloud Expert And Help NASA Scientists Along the Way… | Weather Blog

Would you like to help NASA scientists advance their understanding of Earth’s atmosphere and climate from the comfort of your own home? The Zooniverse’s people-powered research platform and the NASA-sponsored GLOBE Program (Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment) have partnered to form CLOUD GAZE (Community science project Leveraging Online and User Data through GLOBE and Zooniverse … Read more

Sky express accelerated to Rome, extends its gaze to a second airport in Italy

Midsummer debut for the Greek carrier Sky express. “Since July we have been operating six weekly flights between Rome Fiumicino and Athens and an extensive network of connections for Greek and inter-island destinations, e we are already planning our second stopover in Italy. We have coped well with the storm of the pandemic by continuing … Read more