I'd like to present a remarkable lady photographer of the Diesel Era.
In Three Days of the Condor, a CIA agent played by Robert Redford says that photographic work of his new acquaintance (Faye Dunaway) epitomize desolation. When I look at Ilse Bing photographs, I remember this phrase. Some of her shots have an air of poetic desolation about…Continue
Sorry, Amelia. Beg your pardon, Elly. For me, Amy always was Number One.
I'm sure her name rings a bell to everyone here - probably you don't know much about Amy Johnson, the first woman to make a solo flight from England to Australia, but it's impossible to enter the community and leave the Icons Album unnoticed.…Continue
The most famous character played by Brigitte Helm is Maria in Fritz Lang "Metropolis".Several years later, she starred in a fantasy movie directed by Georg Wilhelm Pabst. The screenplay was based on "L'Atlantide" by Pierre Benoît. In his witty review of the film on IMDB, Mario Gauci writes: "Another distinguished film-maker, Frenchman… Continue
Strangers Project is love / suspense / spy story set in 1972 - an alternate 1972, very different from our timeline.
No H-bomb. No satellites. Not a single Japanese car on the street. You can still go to London by a flying boat. You are quite sure that your jeans were invented by some Frenchman. UFA beats Hollywood at box office. Duke of Edinburgh is called Ernest, not Philip. And they still wear blackshirts in Italy...