Gabriella and Claudette explore “My Brilliant Friend”, the first novel in the “Neapolitan Quartet” by the mysterious Elena Ferrante.
The Greats: Masterpieces from the National Galleries of Scotland, The Art Gallery of NSW
Gabriella and Claudette visit the Art Gallery of NSW for a special exhibition from the National Galleries of Scotland: “The Greats” and debate on what “Great” really means anyway.
Love’s Labour’s Lost, 2015 (Sport for Jove)
Gabriella and Claudette review Sport For Jove’s Love’s Labour Lost and discuss what Shakespeare even is in the first place.
Half of a Yellow Sun, 2006
Gabriella and Claudette explore Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s luminous novel Half of a Yellow Sun, winner of the 2007 Orange Prize for Fiction (Now the Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction) and the 2015 “Baileys of Baileys”.
Gabriella and Claudette discuss the Carey Mulligan and Meryl Streep feature, Suffragette. Come for the film review, stay for the sass.
Gabriella and Claudette examine the 1950s period romance Brooklyn, directed by John Crowley and starring Saorise Ronan.
Gabriella and Claudette wax rhapsodic on Italian director Paolo Sorrentino’s second English feature: Youth starring Michael Caine and Harvey Keitel.