Surplus

July 3, 2017

Part of the title of Erik Gandini’s offering at this year’s Sydney Film Festival owes its origin to John Zerzan, an advocate of property damage as a form of protest against a voracious consumerist culture. In an interview during the film, Zerzan both regrets what he sees as a need for his philosophy and emphasizes that the violence he encourages is against corporate property. Zerzan believes that we, as materially…

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The imaginarium of doctor parnassus full movie review

June 28, 2017

Summary of the story: the movie meets us with the characters of Doctor Parnassus (Christopher Plummer), his daughter Valentina (Lilly Cole) and his assistant Anton (Andrew Garfield) and their travel through reality towards the so-called impossible. What they do is a traveling theater. But it is not just any theater, common for the time, but a really imaginative one. What the place does to the clients is not just a temporary…

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How To Learn Guitar

May 27, 2017

Learning how to play guitar can be rewarding in numerous alternative ways. Learning this skill will give you a feeling of achievement. You can play at different events and occasions, it can often help you make some money when you become experienced. New guitarists should know that there isn’t any straightforward way in learning the best way to play. You’ve got to practice continually, and it takes patience. It doesn’t…

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Our Book Club: Review of Halo by Alexandra Adornetto

April 18, 2017

Warning: extreme rant. Approach with caution. It also has a spoiler. Oh, Halo. Because I don’t think I’ll be capable of positive thinking after this, I should add that I did enjoy the writing in this book and that I really admire Adornetto for becoming a published author at the age of 14 (she published The Shadow Thief, if you don’t want to read it all — read the summary…

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