±’s EGO SUM PANIS VIVUS, shot March 23rd 2011, the day the Portuguese PM resigned. A little context: amidst the uproar about further austerity measures, someone at the Finance Ministry thought a consumer tax cut (from 23% to 6%) on golf equipment would be just what our economy needed. It’d turn out to be one of the last Moments of Zen from our government. However, given that for...
Put simply, we’d rather stay home, and movies are made for people...– The Day the Movies Died - a gripping read about the sad state of film production in the US everywhere. It’s easy to blame greedy philistine producers, but the truth is most grown-up audiences rather stay home watching Mad Men - quality audio-visual time indeed, but part of a vicious circle...