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Daily Archives: 22nd February 2017

Photo: Annapurna Pictures

20th Century Women

A beautiful and insightful tale of what it means to become a man in a woman’s world

Photo: Trina Alexander @Flickr

Recognising a toxic friendship

Are you having doubts about whether a friend is treating you right? Shannon Winterbone looks at how to determine when a friendship’s become toxic and how you can make it better

Photo: Dmileson @ Wikimedia Commons

The music of politics

In light of striking political messages in the Grammy Award ceremony, should music be spared from overwhelming political opinions?

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Barbie Girl

The Barbie doll is an iconic image, found in most family homes; Gigi Hadid is an iconic image, found on most Instagram home pages. So what happens when the two meet?

LFW. Photo: Farrukh@Flickr

The changing landscape of Fashion Week

Jennifer Knowles explores how Fashion Week is an evolving event that seems to be leaving tradition behind

Photo: Studio Okno

Feature: short documentaries of Sergei Loznitsa

Mritunjay Sharma profiles Sergei Loznitsa’s documentary film career

Photo: Giandomenico Ricci @flickr

Live: Mario Biondi

The Italian soul singer seems awkward and lost in translation in a disappointing show, writes Hugh Morris

Photo: Creative Life Film Company

Feature: Interview with filmmaker Josh Appignanesi

The New Man is now available in cinemas and on iTunes

Photo: Megan Byrne

Paris: Exploring the city of love

If I asked you to name the most romantic place on earth, there is one city which eclipses all others — Paris. So where better to visit for those romantic special occasions?

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Interview: Stornoway

On the eve of their farewell tour, Christian Hurry speaks to the beloved folk-pop group about their career highlights and future trajectories

Photo: Mark Healey @Flickr

Manchester City 5-3 AS Monaco

Manchester City and AS Monaco locked horns at the Etihad in what must be one of the games of the season

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Live: Tom Walker

Tom Walker’s energetic performance at Manchester’s Fallow Café leaves the audience feeling they have witnessed something special, writes Amy Matthews