“Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers.”

― Charles William Eliot

Movie Review: Love Me If You Dare (Jeux d’enfants)

Title: Love Me If You Dare (Jeux d’enfants) Loved it Graded Genre: Dark comedy Director: Yann Samuell Writer: Yann Samuell Actors:  Guillaume Canet, Marion Cotillard Close childhood friends, Julian (Guillaume Canet) and Sophie (Marion Cotillard) continuously dare each other to pull pranks in a twisted game of oneupmanship. Wow, talk about a movie that leaves a lasting impact. It’s been months since I first… Read more →

Travel Diary: Rome 2014

2014 was a milestone year. It was the final year of university and I was at a period of time where I was sure yet unsure of what I wanted to do. I was also starting to get itchy about wanting more life experience under my belt. Imagine my surprise when this trip came about as part of a volunteer… Read more →

[Media Invite] Movie Review: Mustang

Title: Mustang Loved it Graded Genre: Drama Director: Deniz Gamze Ergüven Actors: Güneş Nezihe Şensoy, Doğa Zeynep Doğuşlu, Tuğba Sunguroğlu Country: France/Turkey/Germany, 2015 Language: In French with English subtitles In a village in northern Turkey, Lale and her four sisters are walking home from school, playing innocently with some boys. The immorality of their play sets off a scandal with unexpected consequences. The family home is… Read more →

[Media Invite] Movie Review: Tokyo Anyway

Title: Tokyo Anyway Loved it Graded Genre: Contemporary Director: Camille Meynard Actors: Benjamin Ramon, Violette Pallaro, Antojo Country: Belgium, 2013 Language: In French with English subtitles Camille, Faustine, Armel and Félix are four friends living and working in Brussels. In a single day, each of them arrive at a turning point in their lives. The film shows a generation’s struggle in building careers and families. With… Read more →