Tag Archives: Julie Delpy

May 10

Broken English – Zoe Cassavetes and the conversation we all avoid. (Film Review)

The radical tension that underlies the romance genre is a kind of post modern reflexive in reverse. Where works, I’m thinking here mostly of books and films, seek to include an awareness of self in a clever catchall fashion, romance as a genre has the opposite problem of self-awareness; that is it is self-conscious in […]

FFF:Le Skylab – Julie Delpy does family

I’ve just spent a delightful couple of hours romping through Julie Delpy’s childhood – or at least one┬áparticular┬ápart of her childhood. Julie Delpy is a woman of roughly the same age as me, and even though we lived and grew up in different countries it turns out there are many similarities in our upbringing. The […]