Behind the Scenes of Television Productions with Vincent Brügel
Television / Visual Media

Behind the Scenes of Television Productions with Vincent Brügel

Documentaries and reality television shows both claim to present the truth. But their productions are similar to the famous Vegas motto, indeed, what happens behind the scenes stays behind the scenes. Let’s zoom in and take a sneak peak into what it is like to work for the real.  Ever wandered how your favorite shows … Continue reading

With <i>Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children</i>, Tim Burton’s peculiarity now means predictability.
Cinema / Culture / In English / Uncategorized / Visual Media

With Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children, Tim Burton’s peculiarity now means predictability.

Life can be harsh when you are a peculiar child, but self-acceptance is what makes you stronger. Despite a rather banal message and a confusing storyline, the last Tim Burton is a feast for the eyes. Jake Portman (Asa Butterfield), is a banal teenager who leads a boring life in a suburb of Florida. Since … Continue reading

<i>City Slickers</i>: The Urban Bunch
Cinema / Culture / In English / Visual Media / Westerns

City Slickers: The Urban Bunch

More than just another cheap parody of Western movies, Ron Underwood’s City Slickers is actually a subtle tribute to the genre combined with a classic Hollywood tale about regaining control of one’s life. Three friends go on a Western-themed trip in order to forget their troubles at home. Ed (Bruno Kirby) has always been afraid … Continue reading