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Beyond the Sony Hack Job

Living in Georgia, which has a lucrative and growing film industry, one comes to a realization that much of what the world knows about the United States comes from its main export— entertainment. 309 more words

"The Interview" Makes Americans Look Like Assholes

And Sony was right in choosing not to release it.

*smile and lightly applauds to see unfunny and overhyped (i.e. Rogan/Franco), and not to mention creepy (mainly Franco), white boys fail miserably in their endeavors* 252 more words

Cultural Criticism

LUX Prize increases audience for European films

Written by Conall Devaney

The LUX Prize 2014 was today awarded to ‘Ida’ directed by Paweł Pawlikowski, succeeding last year’s winner, ‘The Broken Circle Breakdown’ by Felix van Groeningen. 316 more words


An overview of Europe's film industry

Written by Ivana Katsarova

In spite of the fact that Europe pioneered both technological and content innovation in cinema, at present the EU film landscape is characterised by the strong presence of Hollywood productions. 281 more words


Once upon a time...

Do blogs have a traditional narrative? I suppose they should.

In that case, I think it all begins with a terrible pre-graduation review session with my degree counselor back in college. 628 more words

Film Industry

#DIFF14: ‘Dukhtar’ celebrates the courage of women

Dukhtar is a film about a mother finding a new life for her daughter and sheds light on child marriage issues in the northern region of Pakistan. 572 more words


December's plenary session

Written by Conall Devaney

The European Parliament’s final 2014 plenary session takes place between 15 and 18 December in Strasbourg. Although legislative business is not yet in full swing as the new Commission finds its feet, the European Parliamentary Research Service has prepared notes for Members on a number of items on the agenda. 554 more words