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
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.
There is only you and your camera. The limitations in your photography are in yourself, for what we see is what we are.
We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful about what we pretend to be. — Mother Night
How close we hug our enemies! They are our familiars, our other selves. — Bring Up the Bodies
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…
“Take care”, the goldsmith replied calmly with a curious smile, “take care, Tussman: you are dealing with strange people here”. — The Choosing of the Bride
Some times, we have to do a thing in order to find out the reason for it. Sometimes our actions are questions, not answers. — A Perfect Spy
If you give me six lines written by the hand of the most honest of men, I will find something in them which will hang him.
I can understand people’s pain, passion, fear, hurt, and I can mirror it and set it up for them to look at.