Arts & Entertainment


“The Wonders” Review

Posted November 24, 2015 by

Enigmas and realism, family drama and coming-of-age tale, historical legacies and present day challenges: these are all elements of the 2014 Cannes Film Festival Grand Prix winner “The Wonders.”  Written and directed by Alice Rohrwacher, the film was first shown
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International South-East Asian Film Festival Debuts

Posted November 19, 2015 by

Coming this weekend to Artists’ Television Access and New People Cinema is the inaugural edition of the International South-East Asian Film Festival (hereafter I-SEA).  The Diasporic Vietnamese Artists Network produces this festival and launches it in recognition of the fortieth
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Reviews of 40th American Indian Film Festival

Posted November 10, 2015 by

What made the Johnny Cash concept album “Bitter Tears” a frequent sight in Native Americans’ homes?  Antonino D’Ambrosio’s documentary “We’re Still Here: Johnny Cash’s ‘Bitter Tears’ Revisited” answers that question by telling the story of the Man In Black’s decision
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Following the Trump SNL Show

Posted November 9, 2015 by Angelo Falcon

NiLP Note: Well, to no one’s surprise, Donald Trump hosted Saturday Night Live last night to, no doubt, record ratings, as over 200 Latinos were protesting outside. Did Trump’s appearance on the show help hs campaign for President or did
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Another Hole In The Head Film Festival Reviews

Posted November 5, 2015 by

Phil Stevens’ horror film “Flowers” turns several familiar phobias into a visual symphony of gripping unease.  Closed spaces, touching rotting flesh, and implied sex with corpses are just some of the triggers that will disturb viewers. An unnamed woman wakes
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Warriors Will Repeat in 2016

Posted October 27, 2015 by

Tonight starts the NBA season and the beginning of the Golden State Warriors drive to repeat. Because Bay Area sports fans are accustomed to the Giants winning titles every other year, many may assume the Warriors cannot win again in
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