Nina Yoshida Nelsen
Published on Oct. 29, 2012
Oklahoma indie-rock act Other Lives return to Santa Barbara this week in support of their symphonic album Tamer Animals.
Special effects, interlocking stories, role-swapping actors, and a New Age ethos pervade Cloud Atlas, the latest Hollywood-flavored mindbender from the folks behind The Matrix.
Fresh-faced surfer Jay Moriarity (Jonny Weston) seeks out grizzled big-wave guru Frosty Hesson (Gerard Butler) to teach him the way of the wave in the melodramatic guilty pleasure Chasing Mavericks.
Michael Benz as Hamlet.
Tony de Brum
Pacific Pickle Works
Emi Umezawa and Bradley Bennett
Nick de Luca
The entrance portal from the cemetery into Old Mission Santa Barbara.
Father Richard McManus and Brother Eric Pilarcik
Brother Eric Pilarcik (left) and Father Richard McManus at the Old Mission's revamped mausoleum.