The Wednesday Painting – The Treachery of Images by Magritte

This week’s Wednesday Painting is Belgian Surrealist Magritte’s The Treachery of Images. It’s currently housed in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, so I probably won’t be seeing it any time soon! Continue reading The Wednesday Painting – The Treachery of Images by Magritte

Jonathan Glazer’s Birth

I’ve only just got round to watching director Jonathan Glazer’s Birth, even though it came out twelve years ago in 2004. To be honest, I didn’t know it existed until I saw Under the Skin (twice in three days) and desperately sought out more Glazer-goodness. However, I still thought it was worth writing a post about since I haven’t met a single other person who’s seen it. Please do comment with your thoughts about the film, as I’m intrigued to know why others liked or indeed didn’t like it. Most online reviews that I’ve seen have called it “staggering” and “incredible” and I feel like I’m missing something. Continue reading Jonathan Glazer’s Birth