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Safari among the Rich 2 aka Sick Bacchus – production design journey.


Here are a few images from the Sick Bacchus movie production design journey. These include Sotheby’s ‘The Impressionist & Modern Art Evening and Surrealist Art Evening sales on 28 February in London, which reached a combined total of £136,001,500, led by an exceptional Picasso portrait. Femme au béret et à la robe quadrillée (Marie-Thérèse Walter)

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Fabulous 2017


Travel. Research. Love in London. Writing. Sick Bacchus: development & pre-production. Location Scouting. Production Design. Film Directing study. Cocaine in the Tiramisu. Photography. Collectors. Christie’s. 2018 Shows – Preparation. Sex, Money & Dogs. Luxury items & Soap Operas. Maldives of Consciousness.  Alejandro and Psychomagic.  Biarritz.  Cosmos. Abracadabra. Amen.    

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Sick Bacchus meets Salvator Mundi.


Sick Bacchus (film production) met The Last da Vinci Leonardo’s Salvator Mundi (1500) at Christie’s London. ”As fascinating as any best-selling thriller, the rediscovery of Leonardo’s Salvator Mundi, one of fewer than 20 surviving paintings accepted as from the artist’s own hand, has caused a worldwide media sensation”    

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Safari among the Rich aka Sick Bacchus – Location Scout Part 3


Set in London’s Mayfair, Monika K. Adler’s upcoming movie, ‘Sick Bacchus,’ tells a story of modern slavery. The movie’s main character, the rich and beautiful Violetta Memling, represents a privileged group in society for whom material abundance breeds pathology. Every thing and everyone can be bought, reduced to the role of objects, made shallow and

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Review of Monika K. Adler’s work: a psychological perspective (fragment)


REVIEW OF MONIKA K. ADLER’S PHOTOGRAPHIC WORK: A PSYCHOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVE DRS KEVIN ZDANIECKI Fragment: In so many of Monika K Adler’s still photographs the unconscious psyche is attempting to communicate identity (personal and collective) along with most noticeably issues related to the boundary between life and death and the mysteries held within both. Mastery, in

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Handmaid’s tale (2017)


Sny o potędze, mentalne totalitaryzmy, nacjonalizm wzmocniony przez fundamentalizm religijny żywią monoteistycznego pasożyta zwanego Patriarchatem. Margaret Atwood w kultowej powieści Opowieść podręcznej (1985) i twórcy serialu o tym samym tytule (Handmaid’s tale, Hulu production, 2017) zabierają nas do Gilead (byłe Stany Zjednoczone), państwa niedalekiej przyszłości, gdzie totalitarny rząd fundamentalistów religijnych utrzymuje stan wojny domowej. Społeczeństwo

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