Monthly Archives: June 2013

  1. RGBS’s Film of the Week: Les 400 Coups (The 400 Blows)

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    30/06/2013 by Don Quijones

    One of the early classics of the French New Wave movement, Francois Truffaut’s semi-autobiographical Les 400 Coups is an intensely touching account …
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  2. Beware, the Borderless Tax Man Cometh

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    29/06/2013 by Don Quijones

    It’s no secret that the Spanish government is desperate for money these days. Like a junkie experiencing the early spasms …
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  3. A Song for Friday (3)

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    28/06/2013 by Don Quijones

    The world we live in is getting more and more surreal by the day — and not in a nice …
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  4. Meet José Mujica, A Rare Political Leader

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    27/06/2013 by Don Quijones

    We are living in times of unprecedented political disaffection. This is hardly a  surprise given the dismal pedigree of politicians …
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  5. Introducing One of the Heroes / Villains of the Snowden Affair

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    26/06/2013 by Don Quijones

    Ecuador’s firebrand president, Rafael Correa, is no stranger to polemic. In his own country he has courted controversy at pretty …
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  6. Ah Pook is Here

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    25/06/2013 by Don Quijones

    The next time you have half a dozen minutes to spare, check out Ah Pook is Here, a stop-frame interpretation …
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  7. RGBS’s Film of the Week: Perspepolis

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    23/06/2013 by Don Quijones

    One of the best feature-length animation films of recent years, Marjane Satrapi’s Persepolis is a moving and at times sharply …
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