The Berlin International Film Festival just had its 66th finale yesterday. The Berlianale, as it is also called, had its firt edition in 1951, being today the biggest festival with over 330.ooo tickets sold in a venue of culture, where art meets party, but also with the glamous always present in this kind of event….
Looking at the painting above, it’s easy to imagine the artist spent days, weeks maybe, observing the rain forest to get the details right. Off to the right, a large bird perches on a branch. Turtles and fish swim in the river. Several species of trees reach upward, vying for light through the forest canopy….