By Chris Thompson [audio:http://popculturehound.net/podcast/OiCPodcastEpisode118.mp3] With Sepideh Jodeyri & Miss Lasko-Gross… After last week's chat with Dave Gibbons (which you can still listen to here), this time I shine the spotlight on two incredible & inspiring women: Sepideh Jodeyri (Persian translator of Blue Is The Warmest Colour) and Miss Lasko-Gross (creator of the graphic novel, Henni, […]
blue is the warmest color
And it looks pretty perfect for a Criterion cover to me.
Steve McQueen and Abdellatif Kechiche provide commentaries for scenes from their films.
And news that one cinema will ignore the NC-17 rating.
These two magazines never agree but both have chosen Abdellatif Kechiche's latest feature for their cover this month.
We learn that Julie Maroh is working on her third book and knows what the fourth will be. Chris Thompson will be hosting a discussion with her at Orbital Comics on November 7th. [audio:http://popculturehound.net/podpress_trac/web/2647/0/PCHPodcastEpisode58.mp3] Chris Thompson writes; After talking Write or Wrong with Dirk Manning last week (which you can listen to here) and discussing […]
Fact: At least half of all upcoming movies will have someone from Downton Abbey in the cast, as evidenced by today's roundup. • Blue is the Warmest Color breakout star Adele Exarchopoulos has lined up her next gig. Sara Forestier, an actress who had her own breakout thanks to Blue's controversial director Abdellatif Kechiche's Love […]
Being an employer this year is like being a girl at Comic Con. It doesn't matter how offensively inaccurate your pre-Crisis Of Infinite Earth Supergirl costume is, you're not going home alone. It's all about the headband John, you've got to get it just right – John Hodgman, The Daily Show, 19th September 2013. WHAT […]
Stunning performances from Adèle Exarchopoulos and Léa Seydoux and clean, intelligent direction from Abdellatif Kechiche made for a very deserving Palme D'Or winner.
So there's a comic book that you are translating from the French, Le bleu est une couleur chaude. You've translated that as Blue Angel. It's a little snappier, it fits the cover image more directly, it might look better on the shelf. Then the French film based on the original comic, wins the Palm d'Or. […]