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SONG OF THE WEEK
4 April 2022

Don't speak

I know just what you're saying

So please stop explaining

Don't tell me 'cause it hurts

The song is written by the band's vocalist, Gwen Stefani about her breakup with the band's guitarist, Tony Kanal. The song details their relationship for the past seven years.
FILM OF THE WEEK
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Nightmare Alley by Guillermo del Toro (2021)

In 1940s New York, Stanton Carlisle(Bradley Cooper) meets a soothsayer and her husband at a traveling carnival. Carlisle is on the road to success by defrauding the elite and the rich with the tricks he has learned.

"People Are Desperate To Tell You Who They Are. Desperate To Be Seen."

-Pete Krumbein

Cast: Bradley Cooper, Cate Blanchett, Rooney Mara, Toni Collette, Paul Anderson, Willem Dafoe…

IMDb Rating: 7.1/10

Carlisle, who manipulates people with a few well-chosen words hooks up with a female psychiatrist Dr. Lilith Ritter (Cate Blanchett) who is even more dangerous than he is. They make a plan to fraud a wealthy businessman. 

Nightmare Alley is a 2022 Oscar nominee in the “Best Picture”, “Cinematography”, “Production Design”, and “Costume Design” categories.

PAINTING OF THE WEEK

Axel Vervoordt Gallery, Hong Kong  Sat 15 Jan 2022 to Sat 14 May 2022

The exhibition marks the first presentation in Hong Kong since the artist’s passing in 2018 at the age of ninety-seven. Twenty-two paintings from the late 1960s and 1970s, which have been maintained in the artist's Venetian home for nearly fifty years, are presented for the first time.

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Ida Barbarigo, Cafés

Corner Author: Zehra Özbek