Three years ago I met a photographer. Today he’s become one of my very best friends. Thanks to both his jobs as a film producer and as a photographer, Tom’s almost always on the road, which means we don’t see each other very often. Hopefully, our 21st-century devices allow us to keep in touch and share everything from silly jokes, some work-related talks, and personal shit to really pretty views and amazing sceneries.
I keep on saying that every person has their own story that shapes the way they perceive films, music, paintings, and writings… ‘MAYA’ has come at a time in my life when I needed a glimmer of hope the most. Not only is it a very poetic, visually brilliant film, supporting a story that withholds tenderness as much as it does cruelty, but also and mostly a heart-to-heart whisper breathing life into anyone watching it. So I’ll treat myself with this art piece tomorrow and keep it close to forever remember what it feels like to lose faith and find hope again.
‘What’s the use of love?’ ask the late two French singers and past lovers, Edith Piaf and Theo Sarapo throughout their legendary song, ‘A quoi ça sert l’amour’. Made with love and a budget of only €40, Victor Habchy tried…
After the temporary exhibition of her latest photography project, Ordinary Madness, at Gazelli Art House, Charlotte Colbert and the gallery have recently released the fine art photographer’s limited edition merchandise including the exhibition catalogue featuring the series of photographs, which…
Thought-provoking and heartbreaking, Chyanti is the latest short from Nepalese film director and former Gurkha soldier Veemsen Lama. It was produced by Tom Cullingham and Ashok Yadav, adapted from a script by Sampada Malla and interpreted by the very neat and breathtaking cinematography of DoP Arran Green.
Writer Neil Gaiman and illustrator Chris Riddell joined forces to capture the meaning of true love in this illustrated version of Gaiman’s poem, ‘Dark Sonnet’. The combination of both arts gave birth to a powerful interpretation of the British poet’s written words.
Jumping off a cliff. Telling someone you love them. Daring to get out of your comfort zone. Trying something new.
Taking that step. Taking that risk. What’s the worst that can happen?
You’ll make mistakes. You’ll fall and you’ll fail. But that’s ok.