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GRAPHIC NOVEL: Mayor of Shark City by Matthew Blackwell

For the majority of movie fans, Jaws is a total classic, though the same cannot be said for its sequel (and let’s not even get into the other two). For me, Jaws 2 is half of a really interesting film. Before it settles into a maritime take on the slasher movie, with teens devoured by

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FILM REVIEW: The Belly Of An Architect

Movie making is an expensive affair. It helps to have visually appealing locations, which is why any film made in Rome has got a head start. From Bicycle Thieves to The Talented Mr Ripley, from La Dolce Vita to, er, Hudson Hawk, the city of Rome – with its mix of medieval alleyways, renaissance palaces, baroque fountains and fascist architecture –

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FILM ARTICLE: Studio 54 The Documentary

Readers who grew up in the 70’s may well remember the historic Camp David meeting – engineered by then President Jimmy Carter – which successfully brokered a peace treaty between Israel and Egypt. Almost 40 years later, the summit’s legacy is impossible to determine; in 2018, peace in the middle-east still seems something of a

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BOOK REVIEW: Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

Ray Bradbury’s classic envisages a dystopian future in which the job of firemen is to seek out books and burn them. In this edition, introduced by Michael Moorcock, Sam Weber’s astonishing illustrations perfectly capture the novel’s haunting atmosphere. IT WAS A PLEASURE TO BURN. It was a special pleasure to see things eaten, to see

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ART: Tate Modern – Giacometti

Few artists are identifiable on sight; most are known only by their art, with a few notable exceptions: Picasso for one, with his fierce dark eyes, is an artist one could name if presented with his picture at a pub quiz; and otherwise the only other likely answer you would get right would be Andy

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HAM FREE PRESS: The Ham Issue 2

The Ham is an online and in-print journal attempting to showcase the best in short-fiction, poetry, art, and photography, by writers, artists and photographers that don’t yet have developed careers. The Ham  is based in Peckham, but the journal can be found in a number of independent bookshops, cafes, and pubs around the UK, or ordered

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ART: Tim Von Rueden

TIM VON RUEDEN Tim has been a full time teacher for 5 years at CGCookie.com and an artist all his life. Recently his work has been featured in ImagineFX and the latest issue of Spectrum. He is fortunate enough to live out his dream and create art that reflects his life, interests, and curiosity. His drive stems from

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ART: Amie Dearlove – Drawlloween Day 16 & 17

STORGY illustrator Amie Dearlove will also be embarking on  the 2016 Drawlloween challenge! Check out her illustrations below! Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4 Day 5 Day 6 Day 7 Day 8 Day 9 Day 10 Day 11 Day 12 Day 13 Day 14 Day 15 Day 16 Day 17 London based tooth

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ART: Amie Dearlove – Drawlloween Day 14 & 15

STORGY illustrator Amie Dearlove will also be embarking on  the 2016 Drawlloween challenge! Check out her illustrations below! Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4 Day 5 Day 6 Day 7 Day 8 Day 9 Day 10 Day 11 Day 12 Day 13 Day 14 Day 15 London based tooth fairy and monster enthusiast

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ART: Amie Dearlove – Drawlloween Day 12 & 13

STORGY illustrator Amie Dearlove will also be embarking on  the 2016 Drawlloween challenge! Check out her illustrations below! Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4 Day 5 Day 6 Day 7 Day 8 Day 9 Day 10 Day 11 Day 12 Day 13 London based tooth fairy and monster enthusiast Amie Dearlove, works in

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