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theparisreview:

“He is always on the brink of suicide … because he seeks salvation through the routine formulas suggested to him by the society in which he lives.”
This week’s staff picks, including Umberto Eco on Charlie Brown, the cult of Jeff Koons, and the small town that has become a beer ad.

theparisreview:

“He is always on the brink of suicide … because he seeks salvation through the routine formulas suggested to him by the society in which he lives.”

This week’s staff picks, including Umberto Eco on Charlie Brown, the cult of Jeff Koons, and the small town that has become a beer ad.

wired:

Glen E. Friedman is responsible for many of the most iconic portraits of hip-hop, punk, and skating legends taken in the ‘80s and ‘90s. The best of these photos has been compiled in a new anthology called My Rules.

See more of Friedman’s shots of Ice-T, Henry Rollins, and Tony Hawk here.

(Source: Wired)

shihlun:

Japanese poster of Hou Hsiao-Hsien's film The Time to Live and the Time to Die (1985).

shihlun:

Japanese poster of Hou Hsiao-Hsien's film The Time to Live and the Time to Die (1985).

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shihlun:

Taiwanese pocket book for the film Café Lumière (2003) directed by Hou Hsiao-Hsien.

shihlun:

Taiwanese pocket book for the film Café Lumière (2003) directed by Hou Hsiao-Hsien.

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kinolorber:

Poster for Bertolucci’s THE CONFORMIST, a new restored print of which will screen in New York’s Film Forum starting this Friday. 

kinolorber:

Poster for Bertolucci’s THE CONFORMIST, a new restored print of which will screen in New York’s Film Forum starting this Friday. 

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