Three Projects This Week

I had a productive week this week–completed three projects in my studio, even though I spent way too much time binge watching season four of Unreal.   You can skip season four of Unreal by the way, even if you are a big fan like me. They really should have stopped after three.  And I should have known since it was one of those reduced-to-just-eight-episodes seasons. The first … Continue reading Three Projects This Week

Queen Christina: Ms. Garbo is Ready for her Close-up

It’s all about the close up.  Not quite, actually, but nearly. Queen Christina, the 1933 movie about the 17th century queen of Sweden, was a perfect vehicle for Greta Garbo.  Very loosely based on historical events the movie tells the story of the queens ill-fated romance with the Spanish ambassador.  The final scene of the movie, a very long, intense close-up on Ms. Garbo as … Continue reading Queen Christina: Ms. Garbo is Ready for her Close-up