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Cinema March 23, 2020 Orange in cinema

In the first article I talked about red color in photography, painting and cinema starting from the definition given by Wassily Kandinsky. Orange is another important color in movies, it has the strength of red but also the vitality of the yellow. Of course is an hot color, it can be used to communicate different mood …

Cinema February 7, 2020 Oscars 2020: personal thoughts and favorites

This year was great for cinema industries. There are a lot of beautiful movies released in 2019 so the Oscars running 2020 is really interesting. Last year was not so good, the winner was Green Book with Viggo Mortensen, nice movie but not a masterpiece. In this edition we have great films: 1917 by Sam …

Cinema January 25, 2020 1917 by Sam Mendes – Review

Last week I’ve seen in press preview the last movie directed by Sam Mendes: 1917. The film is set in France in April 1917 during the First World War. Scenes have been shot in England for logistic issues. As in Dunkirk by Nolan, 1917 uses new and young faces as main characters. Two young english …

Cinema December 20, 2019 Star Wars the rise of Skywalker – Review

I’ve watched in press preview the last movie of the Star Wars trilogy produced by Disney. I’m talking about Star Wars the rise of Skywalker (December 2019). Here is a quick review of the movie. First chapter of this new trilogy was released in theaters in December 2015: Star Wars The force awakens directed by …

Cinema October 31, 2019 The Irishman by Martin Scorsese: personal thoughts

Last week I’ve watched the last movie directed by Martin Scorsese in Rome film festival, The Irishman. The movie was produced by Netflix, it lasts about 3,5 hours. That movie has an awesome cast with Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci, Al Pacino and Harvey Keitel; so it is in such way a sort of reunion …

Cinema October 6, 2019 The trial by Orson Welles: cinematography

The Trial (1962) directed and interpreted by Orson Welles is a wonderful drama/thriller in black white. Anthony Perkins (Psycho, Alfred Hitchcock), is the main character. The screenplay of that movie is a film adaptation from Kafka’s novel The Trial. In this story a man is accused by justice, no one know the exact reason. The …

Cinema August 13, 2019 Once upon a time in the west

Tribute to the wonderful movie Once upon a time in the west, directed by Sergio Leone, soundtrack by Ennio Morricone.     Old but good       That’s all folks Stay well, have always light in your life Best, F.S Read also: Blade Runner 2049 cinematography Read more articles about cinema here

Cinema July 25, 2019 R.I.P. Rutger Hauer

Rutger Hauer died at age of 75 after a short illness. He was famous as actor for his interpretations in movie like Blade Runner and Lady Hawke. He was also a generous man, in his official site you can find also his foundation to donate money. Here is the official communication on Rutger Hauer’s website: …

Cinema June 3, 2019 Blade Runner 2049 cinematography

Blade runner 2049 is a wonderful neo-noir sci-fi movie (2018), sequel of Blade Runner, a 1982 cult directed by Ridley Scott, inspired by Philip K. Dick’s beautiful novel. In this second chapter (directed by Denis Villeneuve) Harrison Ford, Ryan Goslin, Sylvia Hoeks and Jared Leto are the main actors. Roger Deakins is the director of photography …

Art Cinema Street photography May 3, 2019 The wonderful minimalism in street photography and art

Minimalism in street photography – Less is more, that’s my opinion . I love minimalism in painting, photography and cinema. I don’t know the exact reason probably because I like the simplicity. Minimal images are more essential, so it is easier for our eyes to interpret them. I like to photograph geometries (repetitions of the …