Yesterday, I learnt about Turkey’s tactics to turn the Armenian genocide-themed film “The Promise” into a box office failure. Apparently, they have been entering about 100,000 poor reviews on Imdb, buying seats in theaters and then asking for refunds, so the seats will be empty, harassing actors and producers, etc. Now that Turkey is even more […]
This is a strange post for this site, but since films are a great way of “traveling” sometimes, I thought I´d share a list of some of the fabulous French films I have watched over the last months. After making a conscious decision to avoid anything produced in Hollywood, I was able to discover many fabulous […]
Nico Ibarburu es una persona que me ha enseñado muchas cosas a lo largo de mi vida. Sobre todo, a escuchar, a dejar ser. Y no es porque sea o pretenda ser un ejemplo de nada. Nico es alguien que igual se queda hablando quince minutos con un tipo de la calle que le quiere contar […]
If you try to keep with all the fabulous music Montevideo has to offer, you probably won´t get any sleep. A chronicle of my 8-night week.
joined OKCupid a year ago, basically to remind myself that after breaking up with a great love, there could still be hope to find that perfect someone again. But I wasn´t ready for this.
This article was not published by the outlet that it was originally meant for. Probably because it tells some truths that few Americans want to hear.
The best shows to binge on in 2016, starting by the fabulous “The NIght Manager”
Comunión de guitarristas y compositores extraordinarios. El show de Ibarburu-Chapital en Sala Zitarrosa fue un trance inolvidable
Bilingual poems about candombe, the true essence of Uruguayan music Candombe blues (Montevideo, 24 de Agosto, 2012) Hay una melancolía salvaje en el candombe un trance que deshace lo que pasó todo es ahora todo es tambor Lo sagrado (Montevideo, 24 de Agosto, 2012)Las manos del Lobo en el tambor La mort de […]
Some trips take longer to process, to really find within ourselves what it is we went looking for there, REALLY, as opposed to what we set out to achieve. I took several as yet unreported trips in 2015, and perhaps the most unreported one among them was my sejour in breathtaking Sedona. There were many peculiarities […]