Dear John (Cusack)

  I've seen the headlines while standing at the checkout in the supermarket. The villain, the cheat. What was he thinking? Brad and Jennifer, Sandra and Jesse, Reese and Ryan. And now, I can't believe I'm saying this, its John and Kirsty (or Jorsty) as the press commonly refers to us. Yes, I'm as shocked as you are. Some of you may … [Read more...]

Salma Valgarma Hayek Jiménez-Pinault – or you can just call her Salma Hayek

The word is out. Salma Hayek-Pinault is coming to Doha.As you can imagine the team at DFI are incredibly excited and this is big big news for DTFF. There's all sorts of fantastic rumors that Salma will also be at TEDx. I have a feeling there's going to be a lot of sleep deprived people in Doha from the 26th - 30th of this month.Now, in most … [Read more...]

Guess who’s coming to Doha?!

It's 9 days until the Doha Tribeca Film Festival and I know a secret about who's coming.I know what you're thinking. You're thinking that now that John Cusack and I are friends he's decided to drop everything and make a trip over to spend some quality time with the little travelers and the beagle. Can't you just see John and I doing the school run … [Read more...]

Twitter – my dirty little secret

My name's Kirsty................and I'm twitaholic.It all began innocently on the Australian election day. I was far from home and started trawling the news sites searching for polling results,  I noticed a tweet link to the incredibly talented Aussie political journalist, Annabel Crabb.  I was going to just have a quick look.  I mean, ahem, I have … [Read more...]