(More like Beowulf is the Scandinavian Atanarjuat!)
LOL! I was merely trying to make a comparison for people so they’d kind of understand why it’s all so formal and stylized, but yeah I actually like Atanarjuat much better! It’s the kind of story that it is: epic, terse, full of drama, betrayal, magic, good versus evil, archetypal characters….it’s friggin GREAT.
The way they compiled the script and cross-checked all the versions to try and make it as accurate as possible was awesome…they actually have an interactive map so you can sort of see the geographical relations between the events in the film. (It is, of course, kind of wasted on me :P)
Wendell is hands down the greatest homeless fashion designer who ever lived. He makes almost all his clothes from things he finds. I hadn’t seen him in awhile, so I was quite thrilled to walk up on him Tuesday, doing this to a Gandhi statue.
In linguistics, a filler is a sound or word that is spoken in conversation by one participant to signal to others that he/she has paused to think but is not yet finished speaking. These are not to be confused with placeholder names, such as thingamajig, which refer to…
"I’m just a fat guy sitting in the cold."
“Why are you sitting in the cold?”
“I’m waiting to go to work. I work an overnight security job. I live in Philly, but I take the bus up here and stay for four days each week. I can’t find work in Philly and I’ve got two kids.”
“Where do you sleep?”
“Starbucks, McDonalds, anywhere I can take a quick nap.”
Whether you first caught sight of her as a leading actress in Kenyan-based MTV Base Africa’s original hit show MTV: Shuga, or have have recently become aware of her incredible talent following her US movie debut alongside Chiwetel Ejiofor, Alfre Woodard, Michael K. Williams and Adepero Oduye, there’s no denying just how mesmerizing Ms. Nyong’o is - and her style equally as flawless.
Currently swimming in a sea of well-deserved hype and intense Oscar buzz surrounding her performance in Steve McQueen’s ‘12 Years A Slave’, the Kenyan actress continues to stay fresh-faced and flawless with her cropped ‘do and bold eye-make up and even bolder lip colours whilst gracing many red carpets, attending press events and conducting interviews.
Her wardrobe is nothing but chic and sophisticated glam - whether she plays it down with a one-piece all black jumpsuit, or dawns an all-white classic Prada floor-length gown with intricate gold detailing.