Monthly Archives: April 2012

Image Is Everything

Have started creating images for my Edinburgh show in August. Fucking Photoshop. Advertisements

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Anatomy Of A Finale: Ringer

With finale season and season finales beginning to emerge from the lake in the Hamptons where we though they’d offed themselves – duplicitious twin-fenangling encased in their terrible designer coats – I thought it might be interesting to take a … Continue reading

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100-Word Premiere: Girls

Did I avoid the “white power” / “heritage actresses” Twitter-splosion? No. But the one thing I wasn’t expecting was that Girls would be, well, fairly boring. Documenting Dunham’s semi-autobiographical tale of a life blessed by nepotistic bequeathenment, lead Hannah is … Continue reading

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100-Word Review: Cabin In The Woods

The first rule of Cabin In The Woods is you don’t talk about Cabin In The Woods – and Joss Whedon’s latest foray into movie-making offers a thrilling unspoiled cinematic experience, though one that bears repeated viewing. Suffice to say … Continue reading

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Eilis O Hanlon Insults Trans Community In Sunday Independent

Yet another step in the Irish Independent’s ongoing efforts to undermine or make fun of the LGBT community, the below article by Ellis O Hanlon on trans Miss Canada contestant Jenna Talackova, whose “reconstructive plumbing” is praised for not making … Continue reading

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Five Mistakes Amateur Screenwriters Make

One of the many, many jobs I seem to hold down is as a script reader for a film festival here in Toronto – I read anything between thirty and fifty scripts every month and give detailed feedback on each. … Continue reading

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Oh Craig

Possibly the funniest Craigslist missed connections exchange I’ve seen all month.

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