Musings

“By The Sea”: A Reflection

In true Lujon style, this is not so much a review but a noting down of thoughts, a reflection, on the already quite forgotten 2015 film By The Sea. Written, directed and starring Angelina Jolie and her then husband, an underground indie actor called Brad Pitt. The film may have been criticised for championing style […]

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Daily

Penelope Tree: Psycho

In David Bailey’s 1971 “Beaton by Bailey”, the photographer films a candid portrait of the great Cecil Beaton taking fashion snaps of 60’s supermodel Penelope Tree. Upon seeing such imagery, we decided Ms.Tree was definitely feeling her fantasy, so we subsequently felt ours and made a little Psycho version of it. No photographers have been […]

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Fashion, Review

Mrs. Robinson reviews Jil Sander FW15

If we at Lujon Magazine were to review this collection, we would most definitely mention how glad we are to see Rodolfo Paglialunga finally starting to feel at ease with Ms.Sander’s aesthetic vocabulary after his somewhat clunky collection for last season. And we wouldn’t shy away from noticing the re-working of the previous creative director Raf Simons’ […]

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Daily, Issue 2

A Hollywood Portfolio

Photographer Glenda Goldschmied nostalgically explores the real American Mythology in Hollywood and the Hearst Villa, two backdrops to the lives of the Gods and their Glamour

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Issue 2, Long Reads, Reads

Cameron: The Scarlet Woman who bewitched Los Angeles

My very first approach to the art of Cameron was through the 1956 ten minutes-long film ‘The Wormwood Star’ by Curtis Harrington. Despite the few minutes of highly-stylised live action filming, the whole short is intensely based on Cameron’s esoteric illustrations, slowly filmed to the abstract, ravenous soundtrack by Philip Harland and Leona Wood. If you […]

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Daily

Christmas Ideas with your favourite Latin Divas

That cousin once removed you have. Have you already decided what to give him/her this Christmas? Still struggling? If you (like the best of us) belong to the latter, this guide shall enlighten your future sessions of paranoid festive shopping. (Click on the images to see the slideshow) By Matteo Sarti

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