simoncolumb

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Gender MALE
Industry Education
Occupation Art teacher
Location London, London, United Kingdom
Introduction Ambitious and big into art, cinema, music and - to some extent - TV. I am a big fan of The Wire, Mad Men and The Sopranos. The films is the big interest - favourite directors: Shyamalan, Danny Boyle, Woody Allen, Sam Mendes, Spielberg, Scorsese amongst many others. Always loved Eternal Sunshine... I'm an Art teacher in a secondary school in London so ... obviously I love art galleries. Can't go wrong with a bit of Caravaggio, Magritte, Bacon ... and many, many more. This could go on for a while, hence, I have set up a blog ...
Interests Art, Painting, Sculpture, Music, Film, Theatre.
Favorite Movies Directors: Danny Boyle, Martin Scosese, Steven Spielberg, Alfred Hitchcock, Paul Thomas Anderson, Woody Allen, Sergio Leone, Stanley Kubrick, M. Night Shyamalan, Sam Mendes Films: Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, The Searchers, The Third Man, The Godfather, The Matrix, His Girl Friday, The Wild One, Oldboy, Easy Rider, Bande a part, Blade Runner, Citizen Kane, It Happened One Night
Favorite Music U2, Radiohead, Coldplay, Ocean Colour Scene, Michael Jackson, Bloc Party, Royksopp, The Streets, Marvin Gaye, Oasis, Franz Ferdinand, Ian Brown, The Stone Roses, The Killers, Editors, Underworld, UNKLE, Van Morrison, The Chemical Brothers, Thomas Newman, James Newton Howard, Bob Dylan, Elton John, Led Zeppelin, Bob Marley, Curtis Mayfield, Lynyrd Skynyrd, The Beatles, Kanye West, Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons
Favorite Books Mike Gayle, Nick Hornby, Irvine Welsh, Mark Haddon, Bill Bryson, Mario Puzo, Peter Biskind, Barry Norman, Mark Cousins