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Belle Interview with Mamoru Hosoda

Picture: GKIDS When we meet the main character in the visionary Japanese director Mamoru Hosoda’s new animated film Belle, she rides on the head of a humpback whale floating through the air. The whale’s body is equipped with a series of jewelery-like speakers that blow … Read More

Red (Taylor’s Version) is an epic time machine

Taylor SwiftPhoto: Beth Garrabrant Taylor Swift’s Atmospheric Fourth Album, 2012‘s Red, was a career-defining moment. The diversified Swift’s country pop roots to include solid experiments with dance, indie rock, electronic and folk music. The results included a beautiful mess of genres and emotions, a roller … Read More