EO review – an innocent donkey leads the way in surreal Bresson-inspired ride | Cannes 2022

Jerzy Skolimowski is the celebrated veteran director who first came to Cannes in 1972 with King, Queen, Knave starring Gina Lollobrigida and David Niven; now he has returned to the festival competition with a winter’s tale of a film, inspired by Robert Bresson’s Au Hasard Balthazar from 1966. I’m not sure this is my favorite … Read more

Cats, dogs and Musy the donkey: welcome to Kashmir’s first animal rescue center | Global development

On an isolated stretch of land on the banks of Jhelum River in Srinagar, a baby donkey stands in a pen eating straw. He’s been nursed back to health by staff at the first – and only – animal rescue center in Indian-administered Kashmir. Weeks earlier, on a freezing February morning, the wailing noise from … Read more