Solaris – two different visions

(A poster by Victo Ngai as seen on Chrome Yellow) The Projector theatre in Singapore is currently doing a run of Tarkovsky's movies - and I couldn't resist the chance to watch Solaris a second time. There was a time when I was devouring everything from Tarkovsky - Stalker, Mirrors, Andrei Rublev, his writings on … Continue reading Solaris – two different visions

Moon

I often find it hard to appreciate science fiction. It seems useless to waste a couple of hours on watching some man's boyhood fantasy finally being allowed indulgence. There is an abundance of automation and hi-tech gadgets. There are usually some aliens, trying to destroy the earth or America in the least (same difference huh?). … Continue reading Moon