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Oscar 2015 Predictions

Oscars on Monday! (or Sunday for Americans). Same as last year – I’m giving you my predictions and wishes. Films I haven’t seen are marked with an asterisk (*). Who’s going to get the gold? Continue reading Oscar 2015 Predictions


FILM REVIEW: Finding Vivian Maier

Finding Vivian Maier (John Maloof & Charlie Siskel, 2013)
clairestbearestreviews_filmreview_findingvivianmaier_kidWho knew Mary Poppins was a street photographer? Though she wasn’t quite as magical, Vivian Maier, like Poppins, was a nanny with a special gift. Snapping shots on her box camera wherever she went, she amassed a collection of over 100,000 photos which she kept in storage, some not even developed until they were found after her death by collector, John Maloof. Continue reading FILM REVIEW: Finding Vivian Maier