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Lanvin

Dear Granny

Cate Blanchett in full-on granny mode for the film Carol

Valentino

Chinese glamour

Gong Li is the cinematic ambassador of a country that once again is inspiring designers

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Netflix hits our screens

The world's largest Internet-based provider of televised content became available to viewers on October 20

BBC's Peaky Blinders is in Wuaky TV's catalogue.  WUAKI TV

Established alternatives

Wuaki TV, Filmin and Movistar + offer different services for a growing market

Jessica Casey and Xavier Kaye, with works by Yago Vilamanyà.  ANDREU PUIG

Connecting through art

Located in Barcelona's Gràcia neighbourhood, Untitled BCN is an arts organisation that aims to bring together young local and foreign artists at the beginning of their careers

One of the images in the exhibition: García-Alix's Benedicte (1987)

Face to face: the subtle art of portraiture

Foto Colectania explores the magic of portrait photography in the exhibition Cara a cara, which has more than 100 works by 49 different artists on display

Game of Thrones

Girona comes under siege

At the beginning of September, the city's old town became a set for HBO's hit TV series, Game of Thrones

On September 27 Catalans will get a chance to decide the future of the country in plebiscite elections.  E. M

To the polls

How the Catalan political scene stands as sovereigntists and unionists prepare for battle on 27-S

A view of the Sant Ferran castle in Figueres, where filming of the Christian Bale movie is due to take place. /  JOAN SABATER

Love epic to film in Figueres

The US production to be shot in the Empordà town's Sant Ferran castle in the autumn will star Christian Bale and Oscar Isaac in an epic historical romance

Joan Tapias and son with posters.  J. FERNÀNDEZ

It began with Cinzano

A random gift of a bottle of vermouth in 1982 set Joan Tapias to amassing a collection that is now on display in his museum/restaruant in the city of Reus