The Nose Knows

A Palm Springs alpha female pursues the sweet smell of success

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Before Patti Franco-Brown and her husband David Brown gave it new life in 2012, Primal Mist’s short perfume run drew a who’s who list of customers that included business moguls, royalty, and Hollywood A-listers.

Filmmakers Talk

Letter to Anita: Love, Loss, Forgiveness, and the Pink Triangle of Motherhood

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Documentary filmmaker Andrea Meyerson didn’t plan on making a documentary about lesbian activist Ronni Sanlo and the devastating custody loss of her two young children — a tangential casualty of Anita Bryant’s virulent war against Florida homosexuals during the late 1970s.

Sylvie Rokab: Interview With a Biophile

Film explores our relationship with animals, ecosystems, and each other

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Visually stunning and deeply provocative, Sylvie Rokab’s documentary “Love Thy Nature” deftly challenges the age-old notion that we, as a species, enjoy full dominion over the Earth and its creatures to use (and abuse) for our comfort and pleasure.

The Asian Inspiration

Japan’s All Nippon Airways steps up to the tee to sponsor the former Dinah Shore/KNC golf tournament

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Since its inception as the Colgate–Dinah Shore Winners Circle in 1972, the event has sported several monikers, most often tied to Nabisco. This year, Japan’s All Nippon Airways steps up to the green.