Memorial for a fallen soldier.
El Espíritu de la Colmena (1973) - Víctor Erice
Evenk shamaness heating her drum over fire. Photo by A. Slapins, 1975
Heating the drum before use was necessary because the heat tightened the drum skin and changed its pitch. Basically, the shaman used the fire for tuning his/her drum.
severed heads // goodbye tonsils
1967 beach fashion
Innuendo — Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis (1953)
Wendy, Darling. Light of my life. I’m not gonna hurt ya.
The Hartford Circus fire July 6, 1944
Killed: An estimated 168 people
The fire occurred during an afternoon performance of the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus that was attended by about 6,800 people.
It’s human to lie. Most of the time we can’t even be honest with ourselves.Rashōmon | dir. Akira Kurosawa (1950)
Matsumoto Hiroko 松本弘子 by Charlotte March - 1963
Ka-Spelian gesticulations appreciation post [x]
Insulated from natural contacts with earth, air and sunlight, by corsets pressing on the solar plexus, by voluminous petticoats, cotton stockings and kid boots, the drowsy, well-fed girls lounging in the shade were no more a part of their environment than figures in a photograph album, arbitrarily posed against a backcloth of cork rocks and cardboard trees.