September 3, 2013

Watch, Read, & Listen: Banksy, Stargirl, Lorde

September 3, 2013
Watch: Exit Through The Gift Shop


Banksy is a graffiti artist with a global reputation whose work can be seen on walls from post-hurricane New Orleans to the separation barrier on the Palestinian West Bank. He fiercely guards his anonymity to avoid prosecution. An eccentric French shop keeper turned documentary maker attempts to locate and befriend Banksy, only to have the artist turn the camera back on its owner. Includes footage of Banksy, Shepard Fairey, Invader and many of the world's most infamous graffiti artists at work, on walls and in interview. Directed by Banksy. Rating: 8.0/10.






Read: Stargirl by Jerry Spinelli


From the day she arrives at quiet Mica High in a burst of color and sound, hallways hum “Stargirl.” She captures Leo Borlock’s heart with one smile. She sparks a school-spirit revolution with one cheer. The students of Mica High are enchanted. Until they are not. Leo urges her to become the very thing that can destroy her - normal. Rating: 3.73/5 stars.









Listen: Tennis Court -- Lorde


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