John Powers

4 results

It is impossible not to marvel at the scale and scope of Jia Zhangke’s eighth feature film.

On the eve of the millennium Chinese youngsters dance to the Pet Shop Boy’s cover of Go West. Shen Tao (director Zhao’s longtime collaborator and off(...)

Sean Muldoon and Jack McGarry outside The Dead Rabbit: Muldoon says of Ox, ‘It was honestly one of the best dining experiences I’ve had this year’

A young Belfast chef boarded a flight to New York last night with some unusual packages. All going well Andy Michaelides should be unpacking dried fig(...)

‘There’s bravado to admire about this loose triptych.  But this strange film with strange textures falls apart during the  feeble final act’

Writer-director Jia Zhangke emerged from China’s underground cinema to become one of the most prominent filmmakers from the “sixth generation”. Since (...)

A wonderful whiskey, complex and long with a rich oily character, and subtle spices and honey. Stockists: Widely availa(...)