Pop-Up Shops: Inside Roald Dahl's Granddaughter's Cool Silver Lake Pop-Up
It's not every day that the kin of literary royalty whips up a clothing line, let alone a charitable one. Earlier this year, Phoebe Dahl - the 25-year-old granddaughter of legendary children's author Roald Dahl - launched Faircloth & Supply , a company that donates one school uniform to a girl in Nepal for every garment sold.
Sat Sep 13, 2014
Roald Dahl Day: 12 inspiring quotes that can be applied to adult life
Roald Dahl is remembered as one of the greatest story tellers of all time, whose fantastical adventures inspired generations of children. Although known primarily for his children's books, Dahl also published a number of short stories and two novels aimed at adults.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Fantastic Mr. Fox, Jabberwocky, Cindermouse and More Set for Little...
From today, 13 September to 9 November, the theatre welcomes back FANTASTIC MR. FOX, for age 4 and up.
'The Boxtrolls' Pushes The Art of Stop Motion
Stop-motion animation is as old as cinema itself, and yet its hand-made appearance makes it especially important in today's digital age. Filmmakers committed to the painstaking process spend years making a movie; it can take weeks to create just a few seconds of completed footage.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Nottingham Evening Post
Dahl-ightful times for kids in peach of a day
Children will be dressing up as favourite characters including Willy Wonka, as portrayed by Johnny Depp, as they celebrate the work of Roald Dahl, inset. MAGNIFICENT heroes and monstrous villains will be the star attraction at a school as pupils get creative for a Roald Dahl dress-up day today.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
it's Happening! Long-Delayed Jennifer Lawrence/Bradley Cooper Drama 'Serena' Premiering At LFF
Of all the movies already unveiled at film festivals this year, there's been one very notable absence, one that you'd think would be a dead cert for a high-profile bow: "Serena," a period melodrama re-teaming "Silver Linings Playbook" and "American Hustle" duo Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper , under the stewardship of Danish director Susanne ... (more)
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Wild Animal Throw Pillow
Oh, the Fantastic Mr. Fox - full of wisdom, wit, and mischief. He'd make a great addition to your kiddo's room in the form of this Wild Animal Throw Pillow designed by Nan Lawson.
Wes Anderson delivers too much of a good (madcap) thing in Grand Budapest Hotel
Admittedly, of Wes Anderson 's impressive oeuvre, I have only seen The Royal Tenenbaums so my internal writer/director frame of reference against which to compare The Grand Budapest Hotel is rather attenuated.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Rep Cinema This Week: Finding Fela, The Grand Budapest Hotel, and Boyhood
At rep cinemas this week: a documentary about Afrobeat pioneer Fela Kuti, a Wes Anderson confection, and Richard Linklater's profile of an American boy's adolescence.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
'Dark Dungeons,' 'Miami Vice,' 'Female Trouble,' and more: Portland-area movies also...
"An American Tail" : Don Bluth's modern animated classic follows a plucky immigrant mouse as he travels to 19th-century New York City.