Tag: Luis Buñuel

Un Chien Catalogne

Tuesday, 8 May, 2018 0 Comments

Classic reference in the headline there to Un Chien Andalou, a silent surrealist short film made in Paris in 1929 by the Spanish artists Luis Buñuel and Salvador Dalí.

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Surreal Europe: bottoms-up from the tops-down

Tuesday, 15 May, 2012

There are times, and these are indeed such times, when Europe appears to be the set of a surreal soap opera directed by the ghost of Luis Buñuel. In the latest episode, some of the original supporters of the utterly reckless common currency experiment are now proposing a rescue plan. Topping the bill among the […]

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