On my last afternoon I found myself in Țiglari, a rough-edged residential district adjoining the dinky, duck-populated, industry-ringed Lake Binder. Binder has been dubbed a “lake of death” by local media, with half a dozen fatalities annually ascribed to its treacherously chilly year-round sub-surface temperatures.

October 20th, 2014 more >
viewing log: October 2014

updated with stuff seen on October 20th

October 19th, 2014 more >
San Sebastian / Donostia – 2014 Hollywood Reporter reviews

latest: Foodies

October 8th, 2014 more >
viewing log: September 2014

updated with stuff seen on 30th September.

September 30th, 2014 more >
Far from Donbass: Andrei Kartashov reports on the 4th Sakhalin Film Festival

Articles were written and petitions signed, but they didn’t help much. Sentsov is still in prison, and now we are on Sakhalin: watching movies, writing about movies and then discussing latest shocking news from Ukraine in the evening… in private conversation, of course.

September 14th, 2014 more >