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THE GREATEST KRISTY TRAILER

Published by Olly Blackburn

Is here. Thanks to @HanisArina and her dedicated team of film warriors who lovingly recreated the movie in all its glory on their (what seems to be) Malaysian campus. If imitation is the greatest form of success — I’ll take … Continued

I dig the Pope

Published by Olly Blackburn

Cos he calls out people on his side of the line, like this.

RIP John Heard

Published by Olly Blackburn

You’ll always be remembered for your masterpiece, Cutters Way.

Depeche Mode in Kiev

Published by Olly Blackburn

Can you spot me in the crowd? IMG_1153

(R)IP George Romero

Published by Olly Blackburn

RIP to a master. He was not just one of the greatest horror directors of all time and probably the most important horror film director of his generation (and that’s not said lightly when his compatriots include John Carpenter, David … Continued

Britain and America share the same DNA

Published by Olly Blackburn

From Thatcherism onwards a lot of the most extreme elements of late and post capitalism have emerged from Britain and metastasized Stateside. Reality TV and toxic celebrity culture is one of them: as this piece describes.

Words for the Day… by Ernst Haas

Published by Olly Blackburn

There is only you and your camera. The limitations in your photography are in yourself, for what we see is what we are.

If Dickens or Zola were alive today

Published by Olly Blackburn

They’d be writing a novel about the data farmers of Macedonia, toiling the digital landscape, seeding the soil of online consciousness & reaping the benefits one hit, one tenth of a cent a time…