Category Archives: Film

Do It to Me!

Horne, Lena 30/6/1917 <O> 9/5/2010 NYC This fragment was a fifth level mature warrior – 4th life thereat.  Lena was in the power mode with a goal of unmitigated growth.  She was a sceptic who was in the moving part … Continue reading

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One.

What a lovely drink for the dreamquesting soul… Yesterday, I caught Don Cheadle’s, Miles Ahead, with an old friend from Montréal.  We both thoroughly loved the film.  The concert at the end of the film was phenomenal and it was good … Continue reading

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Because It’s April Fools, That’s Why!

That aside, I can’t wait for La Streep’s upcoming turn as Florence Foster Jenkins… until next month, this will have to do for April Fools! ______________________________ ©2013-2017 Arvin da Braga.  All Rights Reserved.

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#OscarsSoWhite!

By far, one of the funniest Academy Awards Opening monologues.  Leading up to last night’s awards, I was a bit apprehensive about how the whole race row would pan out.  I think that Chris Rock did a fantastic job and … Continue reading

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The Danish Girl.

A most remarkable film: a true cinematic tour de force from Eddie Redmayne.  Basta!  Just give him the Oscar, Golden Globe, A Knighthood conferred by his classmate, HRH, Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and just rename the BAFTA ‘The Redmayne.’ … Continue reading

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WTF

WTF (Where They From) Featuring: Pharrell Williams Atlantic Records © 2015 Missy Elliott Video direction: Dave Meyers & Missy Elliott Production: Knoko Films Happy Columbia Records © 2013-2014 Pharrell Williams http://www.missy-elliott.com/wtf http://pharrellwilliams.com/ http://davemeyers.com/ https://www.instagram.com/dave_meyers/ __________________________________ Missy Elliott is Back! Always … Continue reading

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J. M. W. Turner: Painting Set Free.

Last Thursday, I ventured to the Art Gallery of Ontario to attend the much anticipated J. M. W. Turner: Painting Set Free exhibition.  Nice it was to have run into an old colleague during the members’ preview, when it is … Continue reading

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Strange Fruit… the gold standard.

© 1992 Diana Ross Live © 1993 Diana Ross Live.  Stolen Moments: The Lady Sings… Jazz and Blues. Bass: Ron Carter Trumpet: Jon Faddis Trumpet: Roy Hargrove Without doubt, the strongest Diana Ross live performance ever.  Poignant.  Moving.  Those large … Continue reading

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The most lyrical essence contact.

Dreams are so accurate at capturing the essence of who others are.  These next dreams were rather lucidly awakened and possessed of the greatest intimacy.  True to form, the exciting Vanessa Banks-Abella† was as arrestingly real and lived-in, here in the … Continue reading

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Glimmers of Japanese past-life/essence twin and multiple extra-humans.

These next dreams, I have chosen because of their thematic nature.  They are dreams which dealt with encounters with extra-humans.  Too, they were dreams which involved flight and being able to render oneself invisible when it proved prudent to have … Continue reading

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