2014 Movie Gems: Last Weekend

Last Weekend unfolds over the course of a long Labor Day weekend at the end of the summer at Lake Tahoe, California. Mum Celia Green (Patricia Clarkson) is at a crossroads. From Co-Directors Tom Williams and Tom Dolby a very fine movie. I’m a sucker for beautifully filmed stories, and it’s a simple story well …

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Comic: We Can Be Heros

The embeded comic was written by Darrin O’Toole, art by Barry Keegan, colours, letters and design by Dee Cunniffe. Based on the true story of John Byrne who was begging on O’Connell Bridge wh!en his bunny got thrown into the river We Can Be Heroes by Darrin O’Toole For more free webcomics or to buy …

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Mimamilist green flooring.

Interactive Stretchy Wall

Neat idea! An interactive media installation created in collaboration with Mike Allison. A stretched sheet of spandex acts as a membrane interface sensitive to depth that people can push into and create fire-like visuals and expressively play. Now a whole wall of it at home would be so cool!   Am currently thinking renovating my …

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Suspended bed under skylight

Transforming Terraced Cottage

I live in Dublin, quiet close to the city centre in a cottage that is roughly a hundred and ten years old. It’s gone through a few renovations in that time, though not as many as I would expect. I want to renovate it. Photo (c) Australian Design Awards of Atticus & Milo for Huntingtower …

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The tree of 40 fruit

Sam Van Aken’s 40 Fruit Tree

Epicurious spoke to artist Sam Van Aken about his amazing 40 Fruit Tree and his talk at TEDx. I want one for my little garden! “A ward-winning contemporary artist and Syracuse University art professor Sam Van Aken grew up on a family farm in Reading, Pennsylvania, but he spent his college years and much of …

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Deutsch lernen mit Chrolli & aindreas

Ah Verbotene Liebe, you haven’t seen it? It’s a German drama avail with english subtirles, aas well as subs in other languages. Two of it’s wonderful cast are Christian and Oliver, you have a long story line in it… Which has changed over the years… I love Chrolli, as much for the actors (Thore Schölermann …

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John Irving’s In One Person

When I started reading John Irving‘s In One Person I did not know what to make of it. The thought crossed my mind, I may not finish it. I am a John Irving fan. Young, and those with heart, those travellers around Europe that spend time out here, whether it’s Vienna, Mardrid or Berlin will …

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Leo runs into Caro, a childhood school friend.

El cuarto de Leo: Leo’s Room, A beautiful simple observation

Leo’s Room ( El cuarto de Leo), a movie for your classic gay film library. Leo runs into Caro, a childhood school friend. The casual re-encounter is observed as are other interludes in Leo’s life in the city, and I guess you could say he stands at a cross roads. Directed by Uruguayan, a fine debutant …

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Gayby, a gay movie for the holidays

Am currently playing around with the site back-end. Hope you like progress on the newbie aindreas.com. As before I will write up on gay movies and film. Watch this space. Here’s one I heard about recently. Gayby. A play on words, gay and baby.. Jenn (straight) and Matt (gay) are best friends from college who …

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Mercury Rev - Holes

Mercury Rev – Holes

Holes was the fourth single from Mercuury Rev‘s fourth studio album, Deserter’s Songs. Time, all the long red lines, that take Control, of all th smoke-like streams that flow into your Dreams, that big blue open sea, that can’t be Crossed, that can’t be climbed, just born Between, oh the two white lines, distant gods …

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