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Brigsby Bear: Charmingly quirky comedy perfectly tows the lines between humour and sincerity

When Sony Picture Classics acquired Brigsby Bear in early 2017, the close-knit group behind the film insisted that the plot be kept a secret in the marketing.

April 23, 2018 | DVDFilm + Entertainment

Vancouver Fashion Week: A close up on XIII AW18

Our Fashion Editor Thomas Falkenstedt is ever-so perplexed by the multitude of talents emerging from Vancouver and feels compelled to show us another great designer showcasing his AW18 collection: XIII by Charles Ams.

April 23, 2018 | Fashion

Pioneering Abstraction in ‘Surface Work’ at Victoria Miro, London

When we say abstraction, you say…Pollock! Drips! Dollops! Grids! Mondrian! Search those dusty filing cabinets at the back of your mind and you’re likely to pull out more than one reference to the macho brand of abstraction we know so well.

April 22, 2018 | ArtsMixed Media

Leonardo Nam – Defying Expectations

With already impressive Hollywood credits to his name, actor Leonardo Nam is putting in the time and effort to land prominent roles that leave a lasting impression on viewers.

April 22, 2018 | Fashion & Entertainment

BEAU HOMME AW18 goes DADA on us and supports Men’s Mental Health

You’ve all heard about Dadaism, right? If not, our Fashion Editor Thomas Falkenstedt gives you a quick lesson in art history while checking out the AW18 collection from BEAU HOMME inspired by DADA.

April 21, 2018 | Fashion

Tom Ford Timepieces: Meet the 001

The last few months have been busy for luxury leader, Tom Ford.

April 20, 2018 | Fashion

Four must-haves from YSL this spring

This foursome from YSL has just hit the stores and our Fashion Editor Thomas Falkenstedt is planning on living on cup noodles the coming month as these are must-haves this spring.

April 20, 2018 | Fashion

The Titan: Predictbale Sci-fi thriller fails to impress

Debutant German director Lennart Ruff rounds up a seasoned cast, Sam Worthington (Avatar) Taylor Schilling (Orange Is the New Black) and Tom Wilkinson (In the Bedroom) for his difficult to define this science fiction/ thriller journey The Titan.

April 19, 2018 | Film + Entertainment

Heron Preston Flirts With NASA and teams up with Carhartt WIP

The Heron Preston AW18 collection shines a spotlight on NASA in addition to launching a collaboration capsule with Carhartt WIP, something our Fashion Editor Thomas Falkenstedt is very excited about.

April 19, 2018 | Fashion

Custody / Jusqu’à la Garde: An interview with director Xavier Legrand

Custody/ Jusqu’à la Garde is the debut full length feature by French director/ actor Xavier whose lauded short Just Before Losing Everything was Oscar nominated in 2013, signalling great promise as an upcoming director.

April 18, 2018 | Film + Entertainment

Inside Down And Upside Out With Drifters LDN

Drifters LDN challenge our way of looking at life itself through fashion.

April 18, 2018 | Fashion

Back To Nature With Earth Lodge At Sabi Sabi, South Africa

For those harking for an adventure with authenticity in an age of increasing urbanisation, a holiday to Earth Lodge at Sabi Sabi is the trip of a lifetime that should be on the very top of everyone’s wish list.

April 17, 2018 | Hotels & SpasLifestyle

A Convenient Luxury Peermont D’oreale Grande Hotel, Johannesburg

Airport hotels often get short shrift as mere places of temporary accommodation for the transient passenger.

April 16, 2018 | Hotels & SpasLifestyle

Convention Free Indian Cooking, Indian Accent Mayfair

The global melting pot that is London has always been a dream destination for restaurateurs worldwide.

April 16, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars

Coulio stars in KAWÉ – An editorial shot by Lize Okoh and Servane Roy

KAWÉ is a fashion editorial starring French model, Coulio, shot on location in London and Paris by Lize Okoh and Servane Roy.

April 14, 2018 | Fashion

Royal Academy School’s show – the future of contemporary art

With each degree show that passes, it is said that we are witnessing the future of contemporary art; it is arguably never more true than at the Royal Academy Schools, a unique three-year postgraduate programme for emerging artists which facilitates entering the art world big league.

April 13, 2018 | ArtsGroup Exhibition

120 BPM (Beats Per Minute): Interview with actors Nahuel Perez Biscayart and Arnaud Valois

Last week, here at Candid we reviewed the exceptional drama 120 BPM by French director Robin Campillo.

April 12, 2018 | Film + EntertainmentInterview

Benares goes Street  

Top Mayfair restaurant Benares launches new street-inspired menu, putting it on the map for those who prefer a more casual, but still Michelin-starred, eating experience.

April 11, 2018 | Restaurants & Bars